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Connecticut Plants
Pink Lady's-slipper (Pink Moccasin-flower)
Cypripedium acaule Ait.
  • Family: orchid (Orchidaceae)
  • Habitat: acid woods, sphagnum fens
  • Height: 6-15 inches
  • Flower size: 3 inches long
  • Flower color: pink and brown, or, rarely, white and green
  • Flowering time: May to July
  • Origin: native
Cypripedium acaule Ait.
Cypripedium acaule Ait.
Cypripedium acaule Ait.

Pink lady's-slipper occasionally has white flowers.