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Himantoglossum caprinum

Where to find Himantoglossum caprinum?

Himantoglossum caprinum (Himantoglossum caprinum) occurs in Slovakia in the following habitats: forest steppe, light deciduous forests, forest edges, bushy slopes. It is considered as critically endangered species. The main treats are habitat destruction, secondary succession.

Himantoglossum caprinum

Himantoglossum caprinum

Orchid height 40-80 cm

Flowering time June-July

Flower color pink

Orchid biotop forest steppe, light deciduous forests, forest edges, bushy slopes

Altitudinal vegetation zone planar zone (lowlands)-foothill zone

Distribution in Slovakia Podunajská nížina, Malé Karpaty, Považský Inovec, Tríbeč

Distribution Slovakia

Conservation status critically endangered

Threats habitat destruction, secondary succession

This orchid produces hybrids with -

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