Platanthera convallariifolia (Fisch. ex Lindl.) Lindl. 1835 Photos by Donna Dewhurst and courtesy of Terrestrial Orchid Gallery

Part Shade Cold

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Found in Siberia, Japam, the Aleutians and Alaska as a cold growing terrestrial

Synonyms Habenaria convallariifolia (Fisch. ex Lindl.) B.Boivin 1967; Limnorchis convallariifolia (Fisch. ex Lindl.) Rydb. 1901; *Orchis convallariifolia Fisch. ex Lindl. 1833; Platanthera dilatata subsp. convallariifolia (Fisch. ex Lindl.) So 1969; Platanthera hyperborea var. convallariifolia (Fisch. ex Lindl.) Kraenzl. 1901; Platanthera hyperborea var. makinoi (Y.Yabe) Takeda 1933

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East Delforge 2005 as P hyperborea

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