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Noun1.Dactylorhiza - genus of terrestrial orchids of Europe and Asia and North Africa
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Orchidaceae, orchid family, Orchidaceae - enormous cosmopolitan family of perennial terrestrial or epiphytic plants with fleshy tubers or rootstocks and unusual flowers
marsh orchid - any of several orchids of the genus Dactylorhiza having fingerlike tuberous roots; Europe and Mediterranean region
common spotted orchid, Dactylorhiza fuchsii, Dactylorhiza maculata fuchsii - European orchid having lanceolate leaves spotted purple and pink to white or mauve flowers spotted or lined deep red or purple
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The Karnali region produces valuable medicinal herbs such as Cordyceps Sinesis, Gucci mushrooms, Dactylorhiza Hatagirea, etc.
Kashani HH, Malekzadeh Shiravani S, Hoshmand F (2012) The effect of aqueous extract of Salep prepared from root-tubers of Dactylorhiza maculate (Orchidaceae) on the testes and sexual hormones of immature male mice.
Aggarwal and Zettler (36) recorded 100% seed germination of Dactylorhiza hatagirea seeds with Ceratobasidium sp.
Carol says: It is probably a dactylorhiza, one of our native orchids.
The peat bogs shelter rare species such as Boloria aquilonaris, Somatochlora arctica, Dactylorhiza sphagnicola, and Erica tetralix.
Aconitum heterophyllum, Nardostachys grandiflora, Dactylorhiza hatagirea, Polygonatum verticillatum, Gloriosa superba, Arnebia benthamii and Megacarpoea polyandra are other examples of North Indian medicinal plant species which have been overexploited for therapeutic uses and have subsequently been placed today in rare and endangered categories.
Of 132 medicinal plant species the following 22 are considered rare and endangered; Aconitum atrox, Dactylorhiza hatagirea, Fritillaria roylei, Thalictrum foliolosum, Berberis aristata, Artemisia maritime, Delphinium cashmerianum, Gloriosa superb, Saussurea obvallata, Betula utilis, Nardostachys jatamansi, Swertia chiraita, Rheum austral, Rheum webbianum, Podophylum hexandrum, Hippophea salicifolia, Bergenia ligulata, Bergenia stracheyi, Arnebia benthamii, Rhododendron arboretum, Aegle marmelos, Lyonia ovalifolia and Waldhemia glabra.
The common spotted orchid - or Dactylorhiza fuchsii - is dwindling in Britain as its natural habitats vanish.
33###Hinis-Erzurum###39o 35 N' ; 41o 45 E'###1857###Orchis spp, Dactylorhiza spp.
Ladakh has abundant number of plants with medicinal value (such as Achillea millefolium, Bunium persicum, Caparis spinosa, Carum carvi, Dactylorhiza hatagirea, Hippophae rhamnoides, Medicago sativa, Mentha longifolia, Ocimum basilicum, Origanum vulgare, Rheum webbianum, Rhodiola imbricata, Rosa webbiana, Saussurea lappa, etc.