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    • Orchideen
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    • 蘭科
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    • Orchidaceae
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    • Orchids
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    • Orquídeas

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Recent observations

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leonperrie

Date

August 1, 2015

Description

Small patch.

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What

Western rattlesnake plantain Goodyera oblongifolia

Observer

loarie

Date

July 30, 2015 06:24 PM PDT

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What

Greenhood orchid Pterostylis alobula

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leonperrie

Date

August 1, 2015

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Frog Orchid Dactylorhiza viridis

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paulcools

Date

July 16, 2015 08:44 AM BST

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Common Spotted-orchid Dactylorhiza fuchsii

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paulcools

Date

July 13, 2015 10:13 AM BST

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Fragrant Orchid Gymnadenia conopsea

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paulcools

Date

July 13, 2015 10:13 AM BST

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Short-spurred Fragrant-orchid Gymnadenia odoratissima

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paulcools

Date

July 13, 2015 10:13 AM BST

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tuberous grasspink Calopogon tuberosus

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gaudettelaura

Date

July 29, 2015 12:49 PM EDT

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Broad-leaved Helleborine Epipactis helleborine

Observer

ndodge

Date

August 1, 2015 09:32 AM EDT

Description

Hardwood forest. Same species as pervious observation but different individual.

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What

Broad-leaved Helleborine Epipactis helleborine

Observer

ndodge

Date

August 1, 2015 09:30 AM EDT

Description

In hardwood forest

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bill-nz

Date

August 1, 2015 04:10 PM NZST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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bill-nz

Date

August 1, 2015 04:40 PM NZST

Place

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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,...

No range data available.