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Orchis purpurea

Where to find Orchis purpurea?

Orchis purpurea (Orchis purpurea) occurs in Slovakia in the following habitats: meadows, pasture, forest edges, bushy slopes, light deciduous forests. It is considered as vulnerable species. The main treats are habitat destruction, secondary succession.
Orchid photo Orchis purpurea (Orchis purpurea)

Orchis purpurea

Orchis purpurea

Orchis purpurea

Orchid height 30-70 cm

Flowering time April-June

Flower color viollet

Orchid biotop meadows, pasture, forest edges, bushy slopes, light deciduous forests

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 Orchis militaris

Orchid photo Orchis purpurea
Orchis purpurea
Orchid photo Orchis purpurea
Orchis purpurea
Orchid photo Orchis purpurea
Orchis purpurea
Orchid photo Orchis purpurea
Orchis purpurea
Orchid photo Orchis purpurea
Orchis purpurea

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