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McAdoo, David R.
Cypripedium candidum Muhl. ex Willd.
White lady's slipper, Small white lady's slipper
USDA Symbol: CYCA5
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Found in moist prairies and meadows in the Upper Midwest and parts of the Northeast of the United States. It extends into Canada in southern Manitoba and Ontario, where it is listed as an endangered species. Isolated populations in southern Saskatchewan and northern Alabama.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
AL , CT , IA , IL , IN , KY , MD , MI , MN , MO , ND , NE , NJ , NY , OH , PA , SD , VA , WI Canada: MB
, SK Native Habitat:
Prairie/Meadow/Field USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
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Record Modified: 2012-11-11
Research By: TWC Staff