Anacamptis pyramidalis

Scientific NameAnacamptis pyramidalis
SynonymsOrchis pyramidalis, Aceras pyramidale
English Namepyramidal orchid
French Nameorchid pyramidal
Arabic Name
DescriptionErect plant up to 30 cm. linear basal leaves, upper leaves are smaller. Pink flowers are in a short,
Flowering Seasons
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
HabitatGarrigue, maquis, phrygana, roadside, open pine forest, grassy and stony ground especially if calcareous, abandoned terraces and olive groves
Life FormPerennial Geophyte
Altitude Range0 - 1000 m a.s.l
LocationsAl-Chouf cedar nature reserve, Aley, Antelias, Baabda, Baakline, Bikfaya, Boutmeh, Burjein, Chemlan,
NotesIt treats irritations of the gastro-intestinal canal and helps in restoring health. The dried tubers