Platanthera elegans ssp. elegans
elegant rein orchid, hillside rein orchid
WTU specimens
Other herbaria
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Distribution: British Columbia to California, east to Montana

Habitat: Mostly in dry, open woods and hills where moist in spring

Flowers: June - September

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Description:

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Accepted Name:
Platanthera elegans Lindl. ssp. elegans
Publication: Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl. 285. 1835.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Habenaria greenei Jeps. [HC]
Habenaria unalascensis (Spreng.) S. Watson var. maritima (Greene) Correll
Piperia elegans (Lindl.) Rydb. ssp. elegans [FNA26]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Platanthera elegans ssp. elegans in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Platanthera elegans ssp. elegans checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Platanthera elegans ssp. elegans atlas page.

CalPhotos: Platanthera elegans ssp. elegans photos.

USDA Plants: Platanthera elegans ssp. elegans information.

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