Dactylorhiza aristata (Fisch. ex Lindl.) So 1962

Plant and Flowers in situ Hachimantai highland Japan Photos by Takato NATSU from Japan and his Japan Orchids Page

Part sunColdSpring

Common Name The Spiked Dactylorhiza - In China Mang Jian Zhang Lie Lan

Flower Size

Found in Eastern Siberia, Aluetians, ALaska, Japan, Korea and China in grasslands as a small to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial that blooms in the late spring on a terminal, erect, several flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Dactylorhiza aristata f. alba P.M.Br. 1995; Dactylorhiza aristata f. perbracteata (Lepage) Catling 1982; Dactylorhiza aristata f. rosea P.M.Br. 1995; Dactylorhiza aristata var. kodiakensis Luer & G.M.Luer 1972; *Orchis aristata Fisch. ex Lindl. 1835; Orchis aristata f. perbracteata Lepage 1952; Orchis aristata var. immaculata Makino 1932; Orchis aristata var. maculata Makino 1932; Orchis aristata var. perbracteata Lepage 1952; Orchis beeringiana (Cham.) Kud 1922; Orchis latifolia var. beeringiana Cham.1828

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Schlechter 1915 as Orchis aristata; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Lieferung 4 193 to 256 Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas 1973; Flora of China Vol 25 Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2009;