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Habenaria odontopetala (Tooth-petal bog orchid)
Cressler, Alan

Habenaria odontopetala

Habenaria odontopetala Rchb. f.

Tooth-petal Bog Orchid

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)

Synonym(s): Habenaria strictissima var. odontopetala, Habenella odontopetala


USDA Native Status: PR (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: To about 3 feet in height.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Sep , Oct , Nov
Bloom Notes: Flowers yellowish-green.


Native Distribution: Florida, per ARS GRIN.


Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Habenaria odontopetala in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Habenaria odontopetala in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Habenaria odontopetala


Record Modified: 2023-04-25
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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