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A picture of a Anacamptis coriophora

Anacamptis coriophora

Anacamptis coriophora

Anacamptis coriophora Mallorca 01 by Orchi (CC-BY-SA-3.0)

Partial Shade
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

10cm

10cm

Min

1cm

3 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Anacamptis coriophora

A close up of some pink Anacamptis coriophora flowers
A close up of some pink Anacamptis coriophora flowers
A close up of some pink Anacamptis coriophora flowers
A close up of a Anacamptis coriophora plant with pink flower and green buds and leaves

Anacamptis coriophora Overview

Anacamptis coriophora is a tuberous, herbacous, perennial orchid species in the orchid family, Orchidaceae. It is terrestrial and thus grows in soil in the ground, producing lance-shaped foliage and small purple-red flowers. The flowers are arranged densely on a central spike.

Common problems with Anacamptis coriophora

How to propagate Anacamptis coriophora

Division

Divide offsets in spring.

Special features of Anacamptis coriophora

Attractive flowers

Attracts useful insects

Attracts butterflies

Attracts bees

Other uses of Anacamptis coriophora

Alpine, woodland or rock garden