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Lady orchid

Orchis purpurea

Also known as

Orchid

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

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Lady orchid Overview

A terrestrial ornamental orchid from central and southern Europe. Bears lance-shaped, green leaves and yellow flowers in mid spring.

Common problems with Lady orchid

How to propagate Lady orchid

Division

Propagate by division.

Other uses of Lady orchid

Grown for their beautiful and unusual flowers.