[Piperia cooperi] (S. Watson) Rydberg
|Location||Quebec, Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia.|
From cool moist regions of the Pacific Northwest to the semiarid regions of Baja California, and sporadically as far east as Anticost Island in the St. Lawrence. Habitats vary from shady forests to open meadows or dry rocky hillsides.
|Flowering Season||April to August. In Ontario, late June to mid- July.|
Height: to 70 cm., plant slender, glabrous.
In Ontario this orchid is uncommon to rare, and occurs only in Bruce County and on Manitoulin Island and associated islands, including St. Joseph Island.
Orchids of Ontario
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