John and Gerry's    Orchids of Britain and Europe
Home The genus Epipactis


SPECIES LIST :-


* E. atrorubens
* E. atrorubens x
   helleborine
* E. distans  

* E. dunensis
* E. dunensis var                albifolia   

* E. helleborine
* E. helleborine var
   albifolia
* E. helleborine var
   viridiflora
* E. leptochila
* E. leptochila var
   neglecta
* E. lusitanica
* E. microphylla
* E. muelleri
* E. neerlandica        

* E. palustris
* E. phyllanthes var
   cambrensis
* E. phyllanthes var
   pendula
* E. phyllanthes var
   vectensis
* E. purpurata
* E. tremolsii
* E. veratrifolia   


 
ORIGIN:- Epipactis  was a name given by Theophrastus circa 50 BC to a now unknown plant used to                       curdle goats milk ?