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Plant Details

Calopogon tuberosus

Grass Pink

Scientific Name:

Calopogon tuberosus

Common Name:

Grass Pink

Plant Family

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)

Native/Alien:

NC Native

Type:

Herb/Wildflower

Bloom Color(s):

Pink

Light:

Sun

Soil Moisture:

Sub-hydric (*)

Bloom Time:

April - May - June - July

Bloom Area:

Statewide (Mountains, Piedmont, Coast)

Habitat Description:

Savannas, sandhill seeps, floating peat mats, in the Piedmont and Mountains in bogs.

State Rank:

No NC Rank Listed (*)

Global Rank:

No Global Rank listed (*)

State Status:

No NC Status Listed (*)

Federal Status:

No U.S. Status Listed (*)

Blooms

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White Bloom

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Being Pollinated

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Bloom

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David McAdoo

Blooms

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David McAdoo

Blooms White Form

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David McAdoo

Bloom close up

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Tom Harville

Blooms & Buds

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Tom Harville

Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record

eFloras Plants
Bird-Friendly Native Plants



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