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Platanthera huronensis (Huron green orchid)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Platanthera huronensis

Platanthera huronensis (Nutt.) Lindl.

Huron Green Orchid

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)

Synonym(s): Habenaria huronensis, Habenaria hyperborea var. huronensis, Platanthera hyperborea var. huronensis, Platanthera hyperborea var. major

USDA Symbol: PLHU2

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

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: CO , CT , IA , IL , MA , ME , MI , MN , NH , NJ , NY , PA , RI , VT , WI
Canada: BC , NB , NS , PE

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL OBL OBL OBL FACW FACW OBL
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 huronensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Platanthera huronensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Platanthera huronensis

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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