Orchids of New York

Sheviak, Chuck; Young, Steve
June 2010
New York State Conservationist;Jun2010, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p2
The article reports on a two-day exhibit of 17 different species of orchids in Lewis County, New York. The botanists took special interest in the southern twayblade, a rare variety in the wild which could be found in just about 10 locations in New York. The article presents the orchids on display, describing their habitat and time of blooming including loesel's twayblade (liparis loeselii), spotted coralroot (corallorhiza maculata), and pink lady's-slipper (cypripedium acaule).


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