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Platanthera brevifolia
short-leaved bog-orchid Orchid Family
Platanthera brevifolia Orchidaceae
common names
  short-leaved bog-orchid
  platanthera de hoja corta
  shortflowered bog orchid
accepted scientific name
  Platanthera brevifolia (Greene) Kraenzl.
rules for finding collection records
  Habenaria sparsiflora brevifolia (1)
  Platanthera brevifolia (73)
  Platanthera sparsiflora breviflora (1)
  Platanthera sparsiflora brevifolia (3)
family name
Image Author: ©2010 Jerry Oldenettel
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals, Irregularly shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of July thru 3rd week of October

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
SEINet (4)
Links to Plant Photos
Gila Wilderness (5)
New Mexico Flora (3)
Cal Photos (2)
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