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Orchis purpurea

Orchis purpurea

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

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Orchis purpurea Overview

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

Common problems with Orchis purpurea

How to propagate Orchis purpurea

Division

Propagate by division.

Other uses of Orchis purpurea

Grown for their beautiful and unusual flowers.