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Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin

Cypripedium parviflorum Salisb. var. makasin (Farw.) Sheviak

Greater Yellow Lady's Slipper

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)

Synonym(s): Cypripedium pubescens var. makasin


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Shape: Elliptic , Lanceolate , Ovate

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Brown
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug


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Canada: AB , BC , MB , NB , NT , ON , PE , QC , SK , YT

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin


Record Modified: 2013-07-02
Research By: SET

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