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Orchis morio

Where to find Orchis morio?

Orchis morio (Orchis morio) occurs in Slovakia in the following habitats: meadows, pasture. It is considered as vulnerable species. The main treats are habitat destruction, secondary succession.
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Orchis morio

Orchis morio

Orchis morio

Orchid height 8-20 cm

Flowering time April-June

Flower color purple, white

Orchid biotop meadows, pasture

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

This orchid produces hybrids with Dactylorhiza lapponica, Dactylorhiza majalis

Orchid photo Orchis morio
Orchis morio

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