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Gymnadenia conopsea

Where to find Gymnadenia conopsea?

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

Gymnadenia conopsea

Gymnadenia conopsea

Gymnadenia conopsea

Orchid height 20-80 cm

Flowering time May-August

Flower color pink

Orchid biotop meadows, pasture, wet meadows

Altitudinal vegetation zone planar zone (lowlands)-alpine 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 Gymnadenia odoratissima

Orchid photo Gymnadenia conopsea
Gymnadenia conopsea
Orchid photo Gymnadenia conopsea
Gymnadenia conopsea
Orchid photo Gymnadenia conopsea
Gymnadenia conopsea
Orchid photo Gymnadenia conopsea
Gymnadenia conopsea

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