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Platanthera chapmanii (Chapman's fringed orchid)
Cressler, Alan

Platanthera chapmanii

Platanthera chapmanii (Small) Luer

Chapman's Fringed Orchid, Chapman's Platanthera, Chapman's Orchid

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)

Synonym(s): Blephariglotis chapmanii, Habenaria ×chapmanii

USDA Symbol: PLCH2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb


Native Distribution: Northern Florida and adjacent southeastern Georgia and a disjunct population in southeastern Texas.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FACW
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2014-09-18
Research By: JAM

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