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    • Orchidee
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    • Orchidée
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    • Orchidaceae
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    • Orchids
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    • Orquídeas
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    • 蘭科
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    • Orchideen

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Recent observations

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What

Broad-leaved Helleborine Epipactis helleborine

Observer

calloftheloon

Date

July 23, 2016 11:49 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Pink Lady's Slipper Cypripedium acaule

Observer

beepboop

Date

May 26, 2013 10:55 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dominique-sevi

Date

July 21, 2016 11:03 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

dominique-sevi

Date

July 21, 2016 10:59 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Alaska rein orchid Piperia unalascensis

Observer

dgreenberger

Date

July 16, 2016 10:54 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Denseflower Rein Orchid Piperia elongata

Observer

hunterbreck

Date

July 22, 2016

Description

Petals consistently green, lower lip triangular, inflorescence more dense than P. transversa

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western rattlesnake plantain Goodyera oblongifolia

Observer

mindy

Date

July 23, 2016 08:45 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Broad-leaved Helleborine Epipactis helleborine

Observer

paulcools

Date

July 22, 2016 04:38 PM BST

Photos / Sounds

What

Denseflower Rein Orchid Piperia elongata

Observer

rjadams55

Date

July 17, 2016 10:01 AM PDT

Description

Pointed out by @gbentall , this orchid was found growing in a patch of manzanita under a grove of Blue Gum Eucalyptus.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lesser Rattlesnake-plantain Goodyera repens ssp. ophioides

Observer

jasonrgrant

Date

July 22, 2016 05:48 PM AKDT

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What

Red Helleborine Cephalanthera rubra

Observer

ceicher

Date

July 23, 2016 10:18 AM SAST

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What

Fragrant Orchid Gymnadenia conopsea

Observer

ceicher

Date

July 23, 2016 09:55 AM SAST
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Description from Wikipedia

Orchidaceae is a diverse and widespread family of flowering plants with blooms that are often colourful and often fragrant, commonly known as the orchid family. Along with the Asteraceae, they are one of the two largest families of flowering plants, with between 21,950 and 26,049 currently accepted species, found in 880 genera. Selecting which of the two families is larger is still under debate, as concrete numbers on such enormous families are constantly in flux. Regardless,...

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