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Connecticut Plants
Green Adder's-mouth
Malaxis unifolia Michx.

Green adder's-mouth is endangered in Connecticut.

  • Family: orchid (Orchidaceae)
  • Habitat: open woods, swamps, bogs
  • Height: 4-10 inches
  • Flower size: less than 1/8 inch long
  • Flower color: pale green
  • Flowering time: June to August
  • Origin: native
Malaxis unifolia Michx.
Malaxis unifolia Michx.