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Platanthera purpurascens
purple-petal bog orchid Orchid Family
Platanthera purpurascens Orchidaceae
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common name
  purple-petal bog orchid
accepted scientific name
  Platanthera purpurascens (Rydb.) Sheviak & W.F. Jenn.
rules for finding collection records
  Platanthera hyperborea purpurascens (9)
  Platanthera purpurascens (130)
family name
  Orchidaceae
Image Author: ©2013 Jerry Oldenettel
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals, Irregularly shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of June thru end of August

How Likely at this Location (13%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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