(Lindley) Rydberg [ Platanthera elegans ] Lindley
[Habenaria michaeli] Greene
A common plant of the mountainous Pacific Northwest, more restricted than P. unalascensis. Grows in leafy humus of open woods, in ravines and on mountainsides, at low altitudes and at sea level.
|Flowering Season||Late July to mid-August.|
Height: to 90 cm., plant slender to stout, glabrous.
Reaches its peak of flowering a little later in the season than P. unalascensis
The Native Orchids of the United States and Canada excluding Florida.
© Royal Botanical Gardens, Dr. Donald Gunn Image Collection.