Platanthera zothecina (L.C.Higgins & S.L.Welsh) Kartesz & Gandhi 1990

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Common Name ? Platanthera - In US The Alcove Bog Orchid

Flower Size

Found in Colorado, Utah and Arizona as a cold growing terrestrial that blooms in the late summer and early spring on an erect, terminal, few to several flowered inflorescence

Synonyms *Habenaria zothecina L.C.Higgins & S.L.Welsh 1986; Limnorchis zothecina (L.C.Higgins & S.L.Welsh) W.A.Weber 1989

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;