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Orchid Species: Orchidactyla pentecostalis

Kew currently accepted name is Orchis mascula

Orchidactyla pentecostalis is an orchid species identified by (Wettst. & Sennholz) Borsos & Soó in 1966. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Orchis mascula.
Orchidactyla (Orc.)
(Wettst. & Sennholz) Borsos & Soó
ORIGIN: Found on the islands of Corsica and Sardinia in short, poor grasslands, garrigue and scrub at elevations up to 1500 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Small sized, cool growing terrestrial orchid with a spindly, washed purplish-red apically stem carrying 3 to 6, basal, spreading in a rosette, near erect, unmarked, oval-lanceolate leaves with 1 to 3, smaller, clasping, cauline leaves above that blooms in the spring on a rather dense, ovoid then cylindrical, to 5 [12.5 cm] long, 10 to 20 flowered inflorescence and carrying fragrant flowers.

FLOWER SIZE: 0.8 inches [2 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Orchis Orchis mascula 1755 (L.) L.
Add+ Orchis Orchis masculolatifolia 1860 Lange
Add+ Androrchis Androrchis ovalis 2008 (F.W.Schmidt) D.Tyteca & E.Klein
Add+ Orchidactyla Orc kromayeri 1966 (M.Schulze) Borsos & Soó
Add+ Orchidactyla Orc speciosissima 1966 (Wettst. & Sennholz) Borsos & Soó
Add+ Orchis Orchis cochleata 1902 H.Fleischm. & M.Schulze
Add+ Orchis Orchis compressiflora 1812 Stokes
Add+ Orchis Orchis fallax 1861 (De Not.) Willk. in M.Willkomm & J.M.C.Lange
Add+ Orchis Orchis glaucophylla 1864 Kern.
Add+ Orchis Orchis hispanica 1970 A.Niesch. & C.Niesch.
Add+ Orchis Orchis ichnusae 1991 (Corrias) Devillers-Tersch. & Devillers
Add+ Orchis Orchis incantata 1989 P.Delforge
Add+ Orchis Orchis kromayeri 1904 M.Schulze
Add+ Orchis Orchis langei 1890 Lange ex K.Richt.
Add+ Orchis Orchis lapalmensis 2007 (Leibbach & Ruedi Peter) P.Delforge
Add+ Orchis Orchis mascula lusus alba 1928 (Goiran) Soó
Add+ Orchis Orchis mascula lusus rosea 1928 (Goiran) Soó
Add+ Orchis Orchis masculolaxiflora 1860 Lange
Add+ Orchis Orchis monsignatica 1941 (Font Quer) Rivas Goday
Add+ Orchis Orchis obtusa 1866 Schur
Add+ Orchis Orchis obtusiflora 1853 Schur
Add+ Orchis Orchis ovalis 1795 F.W.Schmidt
Add+ Orchis Orchis parreissii 1845 C.Presl
Add+ Orchis Orchis pentecostalis 1889 Wettst. & Sennholz
Add+ Orchis Orchis pinetorum 1882 Boiss. & Kotschy in P.E.Boissier
Add+ Orchis Orchis scopulorum 1961 Summerh.
Add+ Orchis Orchis signifera 1824 Vest
Add+ Orchis Orchis speciosa 1831 Heuff. ex Rochel
Add+ Orchis Orchis speciosissima 1889 Wettst. & Sennholz
Add+ Orchis Orchis stabiana 1831 Ten.
Add+ Orchis Orchis tenera 1991 (Landwehr) Kreutz
Add+ Orchis Orchis verna 1819 Fleury
Add+ Orchis Orchis vernalis 1796 Salisb.
Add+ Orchis Orchis wanjkovii 1930 E.Wulff
Add+ Orchis Orchis wilmsii 1890 K.Richt.
Add+ Androrchis Androrchis ichnusae 2008 (Corrias) D.Tyteca & E.Klein
Add+ Androrchis Androrchis langei 2008 (Lange ex K.Richt.) D.Tyteca & E.Klein
Add+ Androrchis Androrchis mascula 2008 (L.) D.Tyteca & E.Klein
Add+ Androrchis Androrchis pinetorum 2008 (Boiss. & Kotschy) D.Tyteca & E.Klein
Add+ Androrchis Androrchis scopulorum 2008 (Summerh.) D.Tyteca & E.Klein
Add+ Androrchis Androrchis tenera 2008 (Landwehr) D.Tyteca & E.Klein
Add+ Orchis Orchis rectiflorus 1884 St.-Lag.
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