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Spiranthes parksii

Spiranthes parksii Correll

Navasota Lady's Tresses , Navasota Ladies'-tresses

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)


USDA Symbol: SPPA5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Oct , Nov
Bloom Notes: White to pale yellowish green.



U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Threatened & Endangered Status

USFWS Species Profile: Q21X
Status: Endangered
Historic Range: U.S.A. (TX)
Critical Habitat: N/A
Special Rules: N/A
This information is derived from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Serrvice Environmental Conservation Online System.

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 35 - Go Orchids (2019) North American Orchid Conservation Center (NAOCC)

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-04-25
Research By: SET

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