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Platanthera flava var. flava (Palegreen orchid)
Cressler, Alan

Platanthera flava var. flava

Platanthera flava (L.) Lindl. var. flava

Palegreen Orchid

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)

Synonym(s): Habenaria flava, Habenaria scutellata, Perularia bidentata, Perularia flava, Perularia scutellata

USDA Symbol: plflf

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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AL , AR , FL , GA , IL , IN , KY , LA , MD , MO , MS , NC , NJ , OK , SC , TN , TX , VA
Canada: NS

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2015-08-12
Research By: TWC Staff

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