Dactylodenia legrandiana (E.G.Camus) Peitz 1972

Plant in situ Scotland Photos by Carl Farmer and The Nature Diary UK Website


Common Name Legrand's Dactylodenia

Flower Size

Found in Great Britain and Ireland, Spain, France, Netherlands, Germany and Czech as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial that is a natural hybrid between Dactylorhiza maculata Gymnadenia conopsea and blooms in the later spring and summer

Synonyms Dactylodenia heinzeliana (Reichardt) Garay & H.R.Sweet 1969; Dactylodenia legrandiana nothosubsp. souppensis (E.G.Camus) Gathoye & D.Tyteca 1994; Dactylodenia souppensis (E.G.Camus) Peitz 1972; Dactylogymnadenia heinzeliana (Reichardt) Hautz. 1976; x Dactylogymnadenia legrandiana (E.G.Camus) So 1966; Dactylogymnadenia souppensis (E.G.Camus) So 1966; Dactylorchis maculata var. heinzeliana (Reichardt) Verm. 1949; Dactylorhiza maculata var. heinzeliana (Reichardt) So 1962; *Gymnadenia legrandiana E.G.Camus 1890; Gymnadenia souppensis E.G.Camus 1891; Orchigymnadenia heinzeliana (Reichardt) E.G.Camus 1892; Orchigymnadenia legrandiana (E.G.Camus) E.G.Camus 1892; Orchigymnadenia souppensis (E.G.Camus) E.G.Camus 1892; Orchis heinzeliana Reichardt 1876; Orchis maculata var. heinzeliana (Reichardt) Beck 1890

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 52 #5 1983 photo fide