Herbario Virtual del Mediterráneo Occidental

Àrea de Botànica, Departament de Biologia, Universitat de les Illes Balears

Anacamptis pyramidalis ( L.) L. C. M. Richard

Family : ORCHIDACEAE

Genus : Anacamptis

    Catalan common name : Barreret.

    Spanish common name : Orquídea piramidal.

    Province distribution : Alicante. Balearic Islands. Barcelona. Gerona. Lérida. Tarragona. Valencia.

    Distribution in the islands : Cabrera. Formentera. Ibiza. Mallorca. Minorca.

    General distribution : Some regions

    Flowering time : May. June. July.

    Life-forms : Geophyte.

    Habitat : Herbaceous communities. Garriques and pine woods.

    IUCN Category : Poco preocupante

    Characteristics : This is one of the easiest orchids to find, because it is quite frequent and because it is very visible, since at the top of a stalk there is a cone-shaped inflorescence, full of flowers with a central petal with three lobules of more or less the same size and a long, downward- pointing spur sticking out. It flowers in spring.

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Patrocinador: Fundació Sa Nostra