Military orchid/ Orchis militaris

Orchis militaris/ Military orchid/ オルキス・ミリタリス

学名/ Botanical name : Orchis militaris

シノニム/ Synonym : Strateuma militaris, Orchis rivinii, Orchis cinerea, Orchis brachiata, Orchis galeata, Orchis mimusops, Zoophora atropurpurea, Zoophora rubella, Orchis nervata, Orchis stevenii, Orchis raddeana

英名/ English common name :  Military orchid

日本名 和名/ Japanese common name : オルキス・ミリタリス

日本名別名/ Alternate Japanese name: ミリタリーオーキッド

イタリア語名/Italian name: orchidea militare

原産地/ Original : Europe


This plant grows to a height of 20 to 50 cm with a robust stem. The inflorescence forms a purplish dense cone consisting of from 10 to 40 flowers. In each flower the sepals and side petals are gathered together to form a pointed “helmet”

Pictures and data are offered by Dr. Mario Berti in Rome. I appreciate Mario’s kindness.




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