Platanthera azorica Schltr. 1920

Plant in situ Azores

Photos by Paulo Ventura Araujo and The Arkive Website

Common Name The Azores Platanthera

Flower Size

Found in the Azores as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial

Synonyms Habenaria longibracteata Hochst. 1840; Limnorchis longibracteata (Hochst.) Efimov 2008 publ. 2009; Platanthera micrantha var. longibracteata (Hochst.) So 1928

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Lieferung 4 193 to 256 Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas 1973 as P azorica;