Slender Ladies’ Tresses, Green Lipped Ladies’ Tresses (Spiranthes lacera, var gracilis)

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family) Synonym(s): Southern Slender Ladies’-tresses, Slender Ladies’-tresses, Slender Lady’s Tresses Bloom Color: White , GreenBloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep , OctBloom Notes: Bloom may extend to November. For more information about this plant, Click Here and Here.

Cranefly Orchid (Tipularia discolor)

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family) Synonym(s): Crippled Cranefly Bloom Color: Yellow , Green , PurpleBloom Time: Jun , SepBloom Notes: Flowers in June in the North; in September in South. For more information about this plant, Click Here and Here.

White Fringeless Orchid (Platanthera integrilabia)

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family) Synonym(s): White Fringeless Orchid, Monkeyface Orchid Bloom Color: WhiteBloom Time: Jul , AugBloom Notes: May begin blooming in June. For more information about this plant, Click Here and Here.

Puttyroot (Aplectrum hyemale)

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family) Synonym(s): Adam And Eve Bloom Color: White , Yellow , Green , PurpleBloom Time: MayBloom Notes: The leaf is usually gone by the time the plant blooms. For more information about this plant, Click Here and Here.

Pad-Leaved Orchid (Platanthera orbiculata)

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family) Synonym(s): Lesser Roundleaved Orchid, Roundleaf Rein Orchid, Round-leaved Orchid Bloom Color: Yellow , Green , BrownBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug For more information about this plant, Click Here and Here.

Spring Ladies’ Tresses (Spiranthes vernalis Engelm. & A. Gray)

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family) Synonym(s): Spring Ladies’-tresses, Spring Lady’s Tresses Bloom Color: White, YellowBloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , OctNotes: It can be distinguished from other Spiranthes species by the pointed tips of the hairs on its inflorescence. For more information aboutContinue reading “Spring Ladies’ Tresses (Spiranthes vernalis Engelm. & A. Gray)”