Orchis galilaea

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Orchis galilaea
Orchis galilaea 5.JPG
Flower of Orchis galilaea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Orchidoideae
Tribe: Orchidae
Subtribe: Orchidinae
Alliance: Orchis
Genus: Orchis
Species: O. galilaea
Binomial name
Orchis galilaea
(Bornm. & M.Schulze) Schltr.

Orchis galilaea is a species of orchid found from southern Turkey to Israel.

This species is pollinated by the bee Halictus marginatus.

Yellow form


  • Delforge, Pierre (2006). Orchids of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East (3. ed., (rev. and enl.). ed.). London: Black. ISBN 978-0713675252. 

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