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Green Wood Orchid (Small Woodland Orchid)
Platanthera clavellata (Habenaria clavellata)

• Family: Orchid (Orchidaceae)
• Habitat: bogs, shores, damp woods
• Height: 6-18 inches
• Flower size: 1/4 inch across
• Flower color: white with green or yellow tint
• Flowering time: July to August
• Origin: native

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Flowers may be white or green.

Last updated November 13, 2005. © 2005 Connecticut Botanical Society. All rights reserved.