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Platanthera blephariglottis var. conspicua

Platanthera blephariglottis (Willd.) Lindl. var. conspicua (Nash) Luer

White Fringed Orchid

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)


Platanthera blephariglottis var. conspicua (White fringed orchid) #41506

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
City: Atlanta
County: Fulton
State: GA
Location Notes: Atlanta Botanical Garden.
Accession date: 2014-09-04
Filename: A_C_IMG1056.JPG
Slide Index: 15068624845_f57659ddba_o.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: Close-up of flowers. Photographer's note: "Southern white fringed orchid is generally accepted as a species. Flower morphology is different than northern white fringed orchid (Platanthera blephariglottis). Both species grow in Georgia although Platanthera blephariglottis is restricted to very few location in the upper coastal plain."
Date Taken: 2014-08-28
NPIN Image Id: 41506

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Date: 2014-09-04

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