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Recent observations

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Observer

nzwide

Date

July 27, 2010

Photos / Sounds

What

kidneyleaf twayblade Neottia smallii

Observer

eraskin

Date

June 8, 2013

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Observer

david_lyttle

Date

December 18, 2014

Description

Nematoceras Growing on damp south -facing grassy clay bank.
This was a complete surprise to find it growing at this site as it has been heavily modified.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

podiceps

Date

August 3, 2014

Place

Box Canyon (Google, OSM)

Description

Lovely white-flowered orchid, fairly common at the canyon.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

lunensis

Date

October 30, 2014

Place

Santo Domingo Albarradas, Oaxaca (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pterostylis. ?species Genus Pterostylis

Observer

drmorris

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Onion Orchid Microtis unifolia

Observer

savvy

Date

December 6, 2014

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What

Irish Lady's-tresses Spiranthes romanzoffiana

Observer

podiceps

Date

August 16, 2014

Description

Beautiful white-flowered orchid, close to overlook of meadow.

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Observer

david_lyttle

Date

November 17, 2014

Description

Thelymitra longifolia, plant with unopened flower buds. These orchids are quite common but the flowers rarely open.

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Observer

helene001

Date

June 3, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Epihyte orchid in a humid forest

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Observer

mike68lusk

Date

December 16, 2014

Description

a wetland species

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What

Broad-leaved Helleborine Epipactis helleborine

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

August 23, 2007 04:12 PM EDT
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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.