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Dactylorhiza hatagirea

Synonyms: Dactylorhiza hatagirea var. doniana; Dactylorhiza hatagirea var. schlaginweitii; Orchis hatagirea; Orchis hatagirea var. doniana; Orchis hatagirea var. schlaginweitii; Orchis latifolia var. indica

Wikipedia Abstract

Dactylorhiza hatagirea is a species of orchid generally found growing in the Himalayas, from Pakistan to SE Tibet, at altitudes of 2,800–4,000 metres (9,200–13,100 ft). It is locally called 'Salam Panja' or 'Hatta Haddi'. It is an erect perennial herb with long flowering stems. The plant is well known for its medicinal value.The Juice extracted from tuber is used as tonic and also used for the treatment of pyorrhea (inflammation of the gum & teeth).
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Mongolia to Himalaya; Pakistan to SE. Tibet;



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