Platanthera integrilabia (Correll) Luer 1975 Photo by David Mcadoo

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Common Name The Smooth Rimmed Lip Platanthera -

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Found in southeastern Kentucky, eastern Tennessee, northeastern Mississippi, northern Alabama, northwest Georgia, southwest North Carolina and northwest South Carolina in very shady, wet deciduous woods as a medium to just large sized, cold growing terrestrial with a loose, racemose, to 24" [to 60 cm] long, to 15 flowered inflorescence that arises in the late summer and early fall.

Synonyms Blephariglottis integrilabia (Correll) W.J.Schrenk 1977; *Habenaria blephariglottis var. integrilabia Correll 1941, Habenaria correlliana Cronquist 1991;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Wild Orchids Across America Keenan 1998;