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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Nodding Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes cernua

Observer

jwhittle

Date

September 1, 2014 11:17 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Broad-leaved Helleborine Epipactis helleborine

Observer

jwhittle

Date

August 31, 2014 12:32 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

orquídea (Hexalectris warnockii) Hexalectris warnockii

Observer

sambiology

Date

September 1, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

rdm24

Date

September 25, 2004

Place

moorea (Google, OSM)

Description

This orchid is not native to french polynesia, but was very common in disturbed areas, such as road-cuts. Saw it in Moorea and Tahiti.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rdm24

Date

September 21, 2004

Place

moorea (Google, OSM)

Description

These guys were tiny epiphytes growing on the mangroves. I don't think they had any leaves--just photosynthetic roots.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rdm24

Date

November 16, 2004

Place

moorea (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Orchids Family Orchidaceae

Observer

rdm24

Date

September 4, 2004

Place

moorea (Google, OSM)

Description

Strange orchid atop Vaiare-PaoPao saddle.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

rdm24

Date

June 13, 2010

Photos / Sounds

What

Western rattlesnake plantain Goodyera oblongifolia

Observer

rdm24

Date

September 13, 2012

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pink Lady's Slipper Cypripedium acaule

Observer

rdm24

Date

June 2, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Cape Cod National Seashore

Photos / Sounds

What

Pink Lady's Slipper Cypripedium acaule

Observer

rdm24

Date

September 2, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Cape Cod is a great place for these amazing flowers. These were growing near my friend's house.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rdm24

Date

June 14, 2014

Description

On the hike from the tram to the peak

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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.