Taxon  Report   7740 
Spiranthes porrifolia  Lindley
Western Ladies Tresses, Western ladies' tresses, creamy ladies tresses, creamy ladies' tresses
Spiranthes porrifolia, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Family: ORCHIDACEAE  
Genus: Spiranthes
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Spiranthes romanzoffiana var. porrifolia
 Information about  Spiranthes porrifolia  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (SPPO7)

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 20, 2014).

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