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Pogonia ophioglossoides

Common Name(s):
Rose crested orchid, Rose pogonia
Category:
Wildflowers
Season:
Mid-summer
Height:
1-2 ft.
Foliage:
2 to 4 in. single leaf is lanceolate and located about midway on the stem; basal leaves are absent at flowering
Flower:
Singly borne rose-pink flowers; lip formed by lower petal is densely bearded or crested
Site:
Savannahs, bogs, low ditches, swamps
Life Cycle:
Perennial

NCCES plant id: 2690

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