Dactylorhiza fuchsii (Druce) SoĂł

Common name

English: Common Spotted Orchid

German: Fuchs’ Knabenkraut

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Orchidales (26)

        Family: Orchidaceae (26) (family description)

          Genus: Dactylorhiza (2)

           Epithet: fuchsii (Druce) SoĂł (1)

fuchsii => in honor of Leonhart Fuchs (1501-1566), German physician and botanist

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple

External links

Check for Dactylorhiza fuchsii at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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