Orchis calliantha Renz & Taubenheim 1983


Plant and Flowers in situ Azerbaijan [smaller plant to the left] Photos by G. Taubenheim [#1] H.-W. Zaiss [#2-3] and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Sun ColdSpring

Common Name The ? Orchis

Flower Size

Found in Turkey and the Transcaucaus Republics as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial that is a natural hybrid between O. punctulata O. simia and blooms in the spring on an erect, terminal, several flowered inflorescence


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