locally common, many in flower
orquídea terrestre, color amarillo, hojas grandes lanceoladas y pubescentes.Bosque de pino-encino
Goat Mountain, Whatcom County, Washington, USA
~ 1370 meters (4500 feet elevation)
28 May 05
PoPNWC p 118
2-3 cm leaf growing in moss substrate.
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,...