Species: Orchis purpurea Huds.


Nomenclature
Scientific name Orchis purpurea Huds.
   
English name lady orchid
French name orchis pourpré
Dutch name purperorchis
German name Purper-Knabenkraut

Illustrations

Not all species have been illustrated yet. Should you own high quality photos, please send them by means of the photo page.

You can always check for pictures on the Dutch website Nederlands Soortenregister.

You can always check for pictures on observations.be.

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Protection status and Red List
Flanders
protected: 16.02.1976
Brussels
protected: 16.02.1976
Wallonia
protected: 16.02.1976
Flanders
red list: Endangered
Wallonia
red list: Endangered
Belgium
red list: Endangered

Distribution
Flanders indigenous (1a)
Brussels indigenous (1a)
Wallonia indigenous (1a)
Reference Lambinon, J. et al. 1998. Flora van België, het Groot Hertogdom Luxemburg, Noord-Frankrijk en de aangrenzende gebieden. Nationale Plantentuin van België, Meise.
Map Belgian Data Portal (Belgian Biodiversity Platform)

Observations
Recent sightings on observations.be