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Spiranthes lacera var. lacera

Spiranthes lacera (Raf.) Raf. var. lacera

Northern Slender Ladies'-tresses, Slender Lady's Tresses

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)



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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple

Bloom Information

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


USA: CT , DE , IA , IL , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NS , PE

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-12-03
Research By: TWC Staff

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