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Epipactis palustris

Where to find Epipactis palustris?

Epipactis palustris (Epipactis palustris) occurs in Slovakia in the following habitats: wet meadows, fen meadows. It is considered as vulnerable species. The main treats are habitat destruction, secondary succession, draining of swampy or seasonally submerged wetlands.
Orchid photo Epipactis palustris (Epipactis palustris)

Epipactis palustris

Epipactis palustris

Epipactis palustris

Orchid height 10-90 cm

Flowering time June-August

Flower color white, pink

Orchid biotop wet meadows, fen meadows

Altitudinal vegetation zone planar zone (lowlands)-montane zone

Distribution in Slovakia widely distributed throughout Slovakia

Distribution Slovakia

Conservation status vulnerable

Threats habitat destruction, secondary succession, draining of swampy or seasonally submerged wetlands

This orchid produces hybrids with -

Orchid photo Epipactis palustris
Epipactis palustris
Orchid photo Epipactis palustris
Epipactis palustris

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