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Connecticut Plants
Ragged Fringed Orchid
Platanthera lacera (Michx.) G. Don
  • Synonyms: Habenaria lacera
  • Family: orchid (Orchidaceae)
  • Habitat: swamps, marshes, thickets, wet woods
  • Height: 1-2 feet
  • Flower size: 1/2 inch long
  • Flower color: pale green to pale yellow
  • Flowering time: June to August
  • Origin: native
Platanthera lacera (Michx.) G. Don
Platanthera lacera (Michx.) G. Don
Platanthera lacera (Michx.) G. Don

Photographed in southwestern Pennsylvania in mid-July.