Taxon  Report   6536 
Piperia unalascensis  (Sprengel) Rydb.
Alaska piperia, Alaska rein orchid, Rein orchid, slender spire orchid
Piperia unalascensis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Communities: Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Southern Oak Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: ORCHIDACEAE  
Genus: Piperia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Habenaria unalascensis
PLANTS: Platanthera cooperi
PLANTS: Platanthera unalascensis
PLANTS: Spiranthes unalascensis
 Information about  Piperia unalascensis  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (PIUN3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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