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Connecticut Plants
White Adder's-mouth
Malaxis monophyllos (L.) Sw.

White adder's-mouth is endangered in Connecticut.

  • Synonyms: Malaxis brachypoda (Gray) Fern.
  • Family: orchid (Orchidaceae)
  • Habitat: bogs, wet woods
  • Height: 4-8 inches
  • Flower size: 3/16 inch across
  • Flower color: white
  • Flowering time: June to August
  • Origin: native
Malaxis brachypoda (Gray) Fern.
Malaxis brachypoda (Gray) Fern.
Malaxis brachypoda (Gray) Fern.