Anacamptis pyramidalis, Pyramidal Orchid

Anacamptis pyramidalis

Pyramidal Orchid
Family: Orchidaceae
Origin: Mediterranean region
USDA Zone: 5-9?
USDA Plant Hardiness MapSmall plant 2-5 ftSemi-shadeFull sunRegular waterPink flowersEdible plantPlant attracts butterflies, hummingbirdsEthnomedical plant.
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It is a good orchid to put into a meadow or wildflower lawn and usually thrives. Flowering takes place in late June through July. It also grows happily in a cold greenhouse, preferably in a plunged terracotta pot.

Anacamptis pyramidalis, Pyramidal Orchid

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