Dactylorhiza maculata subsp. maculata, (L.) Soó, 1962,

D. M. Moore (ed.), 1980, CCIII Orchidaceae, Flora Europaea, Vol 5: Alismataceae to Orchidaceae, Camebridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 325-350: 336

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Dactylorhiza maculata subsp. maculata


(a) Subsp. maculata  :

Stem up to 60 cm, solid. Cauline leaves 6-10, usually with spots, the lower ovate to oblong. Flowers purplish; labellum with middle lobe shorter than to as long as the lateral lobes. Spur f-f as long to as long as ovary.

Throughout most of the range of the species.