Tag Archives: Fringed Orchid

#NPOD: Yellow Fringed Orchid #Nativeplants

Yellow Fringed Orchid – Native Plant of the Day 11/26/2016

Photo from 8/1/2011. Location: Blue Ridge Parkway, Haywood County, NC.
More photos / info at the  Platanthera ciliaris detail page.

Yellow Fringed Orchid, Orange Fringed Orchid - Platanthera ciliaris

Yellow Fringed Orchid, Orange Fringed Orchid – Platanthera ciliaris

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Small Green Woodland Orchid – Platanthera clavellata – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Small Green Woodland Orchid, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (09/15/2016.) Scientific name is Platanthera clavellata.  Photo below was taken in Grayson Highlands State Park, Grayson County, VA on Aug 2, 2016. Go to the Small Green Woodland Orchid detail page for more information.

Small Green Wood Orchid, Club-Spur Orchid, Green Rein Orchid, Wood Orchid, Small Woodland Orchid - Platanthera clavellata

Small Green Wood Orchid – Platanthera clavellata

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#NPOD: Small Purple Fringed Orchid #Nativeplants

Small Purple Fringed Orchid – Native Plant of the Day 06/24/2016

Photo from 6/28/2014. Location: Clingman’s Dome, GSMNP, Swain County, NC. More photos / info at the Platanthera psycodes detail page.

Small Purple Fringed Orchid, Lesser Purple Fringed Orchid, Lesser Purple Fringed Bog-orchid - Platanthera psycodes

Small Purple Fringed Orchid – Platanthera psycodes

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Small Purple Fringed Orchid – Platanthera psycodes – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Small Purple Fringed Orchid, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (7/10/2014.)  Scientific name is Platanthera psycodes.  It is also known as Lesser Purple Fringed Orchid and Lesser Purple Fringed Bog-orchid . Photo below was taken in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Swain County, NC on June 28, 2014. Go to the Small Purple Fringed Orchid detail page for more photos and information.

Small Purple Fringed Orchid, Lesser Purple Fringed Orchid, Lesser Purple Fringed Bog-orchid - Platanthera psycodes

Small Purple Fringed Orchid – Platanthera psycodes

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Yellow Fringed Orchid – Platanthera ciliaris – Added to USWildflowers Database

Yellow Fringed Orchid, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (09/05/2011.) Scientific name is Platanthera ciliaris.  It is also known by the common name Orange Fringed Orchid.  Photo below was taken along the Blue Ridge Parkway near Waynesville, NC on Aug 1, 2011.   Go to the Yellow Fringed Orchid Detail Page for more photos and information.

Yellow Fringed Orchid, Orange Fringed Orchid - Platanthera ciliaris

Yellow Fringed Orchid, Orange Fringed Orchid - Platanthera ciliaris