Calflora
Taxon  Report   13009 
Platanthera dilatata  (Pursh) Lindl. ex Beck
Scentbottle
Platanthera dilatata
© 2006 Matt Below
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Platanthera dilatata
© 2007 Chris Winchell
Platanthera dilatata
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Platanthera dilatata, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Platanthera dilatata
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Family: ORCHIDACEAE  
Genus: Platanthera
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Piperia dilatata
More information about  Platanthera dilatata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (PLDI3)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2017).

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