Orchis tridentata Scop.
- GBIF Backbone Taxonomy
- Neotinea tridentata
Orchis tridentata Scopoli 1772
8 . O . tridentata Scop . ,
FI . Cam . ed . 2, 2: 190 (1772) .
Tubers ellipsoid or ovoid . Stem 15-45 cm, erect, with 3-4 leaves at or above the base, and with sheaths above . Leaves oblong . Spike conical at first, becoming ovoid . Bracts lanceolate, acuminate, 1 -veined, shorter than to about as long as ovary . Flowers pale violet-lilac . All perianth-segments convergent into a galea; outer ovate or ovate-oblong; inner oblong . Labellum longer than wide, with purple spots, 3-lobed; lateral lobes oblong, truncate, oblique and denticulate at apex; middle lobe twice as long as the lateral, cuneate-obovate, emarginate, with 2 obliquely square lobules, often with apiculum in sinus . Spur cylindrical, directed downwards, 4 as long as ovary . 2n = 42 .
C . & S . Europe . Al Au Bl Bu Co Cr Cz Ga Ge Gr He Hs Hu It Ju Lu Po Rm Rs (K . ) Sa Si Tu .