Platanthera andrewsii (M.White) Luer 1975 Photo by nftoddybear and his Photobucket Orchid Photo Website Partial sun Cold

Common Name Andrew's Platanthera

Flower Size 1/2" [1.25 cm]

Found in the eastern Canada and the norteastern United States as a natural hybrid netween P lacera and P psycodes as a cold growing terrestrial.

Synonyms *Blephariglottis andrewsii (M.White) House 1924; Blephariglottis lacera var. terrae-novae (Fernald) W.J.Schrenk 1977; Fimbriella andrewsii (M.White) Butzin 1981; Fimbriella lacera var. terrae-novae (Fernald) Butzin 1981; *Habenaria andrewsii M.White 1904; Habenaria lacera var. terrae-novae Fernald 1926; Platanthera lacera var. terrae-novae (Fernald) Luer 1975

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Wild Orchid Of the Northeastern United States A field Guide Paul Martin Brown/ Folsom 1993 photo fide