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Dactylorhiza ericetorum

Where to find Dactylorhiza ericetorum?

Dactylorhiza ericetorum (Dactylorhiza ericetorum) occurs in Slovakia in the following habitats: bogs. It is considered as critically endangered species. The main treats are secondary succession, draining of swampy or seasonally submerged wetlands.

Dactylorhiza ericetorum

Dactylorhiza ericetorum

Orchid height 10-35 cm

Flowering time June-July

Flower color pink

Orchid biotop bogs

Altitudinal vegetation zone submontane zone

Distribution in Slovakia Západné Beskydy

Distribution Slovakia

Conservation status critically endangered

Threats secondary succession, draining of swampy or seasonally submerged wetlands

This orchid produces hybrids with Dactylorhiza

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