Orchis anatolica

Scientific NameOrchis anatolica
SynonymsOrchis anatolica var. Kochii Boiss , Orchis deflexa Ehrenb. , Orchis rariflora K.Koch
English NameAnatolian orchid
French NameOrchis d Anatolie
Arabic Name
Description10 to 50 cm high. The basic rosette consists of 2 to 5 green, lanceolate, narrow, elongated and main
Flowering Seasons
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Habitatshady spots in light coniferous woods, rocky slopes, wasteland, among shrubs, maquis, mostly in arid, basic or slightly acidic soils.
Life FormPerennial Geophyte
Altitude Range100 - 1700 m a.s.l
LocationsMt Hermon, Abayh, aintab, Akkar, Aley, Baakline, Bayt-Miri, Beirut, Bekfaya, Beqaa, Bourjen, Brouman
NotesEasy to identify due to the brown spots on the lower leaves, and the purple spots on the middle of t