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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

Photos / Sounds

What

Nodding Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes cernua

Observer

rcurtis

Date

September 23, 2016 06:23 PM EDT

Description

Left spike in last two photos (S magnicamporum on right for comparison)

Photos / Sounds

What

Great Plains Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes magnicamporum

Observer

rcurtis

Date

September 23, 2016 06:23 PM EDT

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Nodding Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes cernua

Observer

nathan20

Date

September 12, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Ladies' Tresses Genus Spiranthes

Observer

butterflies4fun

Date

September 16, 2016 12:36 PM CDT

Description

Saw these while touring a home for sale on their property. About 15 or so in bloom.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Broad-leaved Helleborine Epipactis helleborine

Observer

susanelliott

Date

September 20, 2016 02:35 PM EDT

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Orchids Family Orchidaceae

Observer

rcanizales1358

Date

September 22, 2016 08:32 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fairy-slipper Calypso bulbosa

Observer

mazer

Date

March 7, 2008 02:21 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

September 21, 2016 12:41 PM NZST

Description

Not too sure if this flower is open enough for a species ID or not.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dennis-mada

Date

September 25, 2016 08:15 AM EAT

Place

Ifanadiana (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fairy-slipper Calypso bulbosa

Observer

cporter

Date

June 16, 2016 11:12 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

janegosden

Date

September 19, 2016 11:30 AM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

janegosden

Date

September 19, 2016 02:58 PM NZST
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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.
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