Irish wildflowers

Dactylorhiza incarnata ssp incarnata

Early Marsh-orchid
Dactylorhiza incarnata subsp. incarnata
Magairlín mór
Family: Orchidaceae

Early Marsh-orchid: Flowering May - July. Tuberous perennial. Native.

Subsp. incarnata: Flesh-pink flowers, leaves erect, unspotted.
Calcareous and base-rich fens, marshes, reed swamps, wet meadows.

Similar: D. incarnata subsp. coccinea and D. incarnata subsp. pulchella


Dactylorhiza incarnata ssp incarnata       Dactylorhiza incarnata ssp incarnata
Dactylorhiza incarnata ssp incarnata. Co. Limerick. June 2009

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