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Orchid Species: Limodorum rubiginosum

Kew currently accepted name is Epipactis atrorubens

Limodorum rubiginosum is an orchid species identified by (Crantz) Kuntze in 1891. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Epipactis atrorubens.
Limodorum (Limo.)
(Crantz) Kuntze
ORIGIN: Found in Ireland, Great Britain, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Spain, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Czeckloslovakia, Austria, Hungary, Switzerland, Italy, Yugoslavia, Albania, Greece, Bulgaria, Romania, Poland, Ukraine, Western Russia, Central Russia and western Siberia.

DESCRIPTION: This large sized, terrestrial species is a cool to cold growing orchid with glabrous or pubescent stems carrying 3 to 10, ovate to ovate-lanceolate leaves that become more bract-like towards the apex and blooms on a terminal, pubescent, 2 3/4 to 10 [7 to 25 cm] long, densely many flowered inflorescence that arises in the late spring and summer and has vanilla scented flowers.

FLOWER SIZE: 1 inch [2.5 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Epipactis Epcts atrorubens 1809 Rostk. ex Spreng.
Add+ Epipactis Epcts cruenta 1932 Bertero ex Vignolo
Add+ Epipactis Epcts rubiginosa lusus viridiflora 1881 Sanio
Add+ Helleborine Helleborine atropurpurea lusus viridiflora 1927 (Sanio) Soó
Add+ Amesia Amesia rubiginosa 1926 (Crantz) Mousley
Add+ Epipactis Epcts atropurpurea 1810 Raf.
Add+ Epipactis Epcts danubialis 1989 Robatsch & Rydlo
Add+ Epipactis Epcts latifolia 1834 (L.) All.
Add+ Epipactis Epcts macropodia 1841 Peterm.
Add+ Epipactis Epcts media 1839 Fr.
Add+ Epipactis Epcts rubiginosa 1844 (Crantz) Gaudin ex W.D.J.Koch
Add+ Epipactis Epcts spiridonovii 1995 Devillers-Tersch. & Devillers
Add+ Epipactis Epcts subclausa 1988 Robatsch
Add+ Epipactis Epcts viridans 1890 (Crantz) Beck
Add+ Helleborine Helleborine atropurpurea 1908 (Raf.) Schinz & Thell.
Add+ Helleborine Helleborine atropurpurea lusus lutescens 1927 (Coss. & Germ.) Soó
Add+ Helleborine Helleborine rubiginosa 1913 (Crantz) Samp.
Add+ Helleborine Helleborine viridans 1913 (Crantz) Samp.
Add+ Serapias Srps sylvestris 1821 Murray ex Steud.
Add+ Helleborine Helleborine atrorubens 1905 (Hoffm.) Druce
Add+ Serapias Srps atrorubens 1806 (Hoffm.) Bernh.
Add+ Amesia Amesia atropurpurea 1913 (Raf.) A.Nelson & J.F.Macbr.
Add+ Epipactis Epcts thessala 1988 B.Baumann & H.Baumann
Add+ Helleborine Helleborine atropurpurea lusus pallens 1927 (Beckh.) Soó
Add+ Helleborine Helleborine media 1905 (Fr.) Druce
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