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Plant Details

Cypripedium parviflorum var parviflorum

Small Yellow Lady's Slipper Orchid

Scientific Name:

Cypripedium parviflorum var parviflorum

Common Name:

Small Yellow Lady's Slipper Orchid

Plant Family

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)

Native/Alien:

Native

Type:

Perennial

Bloom Color(s):

yellow

Size in Feet:

2.5

Light:

Shade - Part shade

Soil Moisture:

Mesic(*)

Bloom Time:

April - May - June

Bloom Area:

Mountains

State Rank:

S3 - 21-100 Extant Populations - Rare or uncommon in NC (*)

Closeup of Blooms

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© David R. McAdoo

Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record


Bird-Friendly Native Plants



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