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Dactylorhiza umbrosa (Kar. & Kir.) Nevski

Description

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Plants ± robust, rarely dwarf, up to 60(-80) cm tall. Stem solid, ± hollow in larger plants, leafy. Leaves sometimes crowded towards the base, unspoted, erect-spreading. Inflorescence densely many-flowered, cylindric, to 15(-22) cm. Bracts lanceolate, inferior exceeding flowers. Flowers rose-purple or flesh-coloured, very rarely white. Sepals 10(-16) x 3-4 mm, laterals spreading or reflexed, dorsal forming a loose hood with slightly shorter petals. Labellum nearly flat, 7-10(-13) mm long, predominately longer than broad, roundish or oblong or reniform-rhomboidal, sometimes tapering towards the apex, entire, subentire or shortly 3-lobed, marked with darker purple dots or loops of broken lines. Spur cylindrical, slightly curved outwards, rarely ± straight. Ovary slightly twisted, glabrous.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 23 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of Pakistan @ eFloras.org
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S. I. Ali & M. Qaiser
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Distribution

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Distribution: From Eastern Anatolia to Afghanistan and Central Asia (Tadjikistan, Uzbekistan, Pamir-Alaj, Tien-Shan, Kasakstan). Mainly a mountain plant, growing from 1000 m up to more than 3000 m in marshy places, near rivers and springs.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 23 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
source
Flora of Pakistan @ eFloras.org
editor
S. I. Ali & M. Qaiser
project
eFloras.org
original
visit source
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eFloras

Flower/Fruit

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Fl. Per.: June-July (-August.).
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 23 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
source
Flora of Pakistan @ eFloras.org
editor
S. I. Ali & M. Qaiser
project
eFloras.org
original
visit source
partner site
eFloras