Dactylorhiza fuchsii is a nice, easy, terrestrial orchid that will grow happily in any good soil, although they do look their best in a meadow habitat. It produces a dense, spike-like raceme of pink or mauve flowers, which are spotted with dark red or purple.
Orchid with pink flowers spotted with dark red.
||9 cm pot|
||seems to grow almost anywhere|
||Alpine winter / part shade summer|
||any good garden soil|
||20 - 60 cm|