Spiranthes aestivalis

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Summer lady's-tresses
Spiranthes aestivalis Blütenstand.jpg
Spiranthes aestivalis inflorescence
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Orchidoideae
Tribe: Cranichideae
Subtribe: Spiranthinae
Genus: Spiranthes
Species: S. aestivalis
Binomial name
Spiranthes aestivalis
(Poir.) Rich.

Spiranthes aestivalis, commonly called the summer lady's-tresses, is a species of orchid found in Europe, Turkey and Russia, and also in North Africa.


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