Gymnadenia chanousiana G.Foelsche & W.Foelsche 1999

Plant and Flowers in situ Switzerland Photos by J.-F. Christians and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name Chanous' Gymnadenia

Flower Size

Found in France, Switzerland, Austria, Italy and Yugoslavia at elevations around 1356 meters as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial that is a natural hybrid between G. conopsea and G. rhellicani and blooms in the summer

Synonyms Gymnadenia suaveolens (Vill.) Wettst. 1889; Gymnigritella chanousiana (G.Foelsche & W.Foelsche) W.Foelsche 2009; Gymnigritella girodii Gillot ex E.G.Camus 1908; Gymnigritella suaveolens (Vill.) E.G.Camus 1892; Orchis suaveolens Vill. 1787

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 52 # 5 1983 as Gymnigritella suaveolens photo fideAOS Bulletin Vol 54 #7 1985 as x Gymnigrittela suaveolens photo fide;