Flowering period
May - June
Threat status ?
Wet meadow
Scientific name
Dactylorhiza incarnata

early marsh orchid

LB: Fleeschrout Fangerwuerzel FR: orchis incarnat DE: Fleischfarbene Kuckucksblume, Fleischfarbener Fingerwurz

The morphological characters of the early marsh orchid are variable. The species is best recognised by its uppermost leaf growing taller than the inflorescence at the start of the flowering time. The early marsh orchid grows on calcareous, moist to swampy meadows and fens in the Gutland and Ösling.
Observations on GBIF.org: green-blue: before 2005, yellow-orange: after 2005, darker colour indicates more observations.