Currently OUT OF SEASON - pre-order for next April. These plants die back in the winter and over winter as a rhizome.
All our orchids are true UK native species. These orchids come in 7cm pots. Common spotted orchid has an association with a mycorrhizal fungi and this ensures the plants survival therefore we highly recommend planting the orchids with the soil they come in. Our Common Sotted-orchid plants are for sale priced per plant. This product has a minimum quantity of 1 orchid plant. For orders over 20 plants please contact us.
Common name : Common Spotted-orchid
Latin : Dactylorhiza fuchsii
Description : Slender stemmed orchid with transversely elongated purple spots on its leaves. Found in woodlands, scrublands, grasslands and on calcium rich soils.
Height : 14-40cm
Flowering time : June-August
Colour : Pale pink with purple streaks and spots.
Management : Moist but well drained soil. Copes well in partial shade.