Taxon  Report   7741 
Spiranthes romanzoffiana  Cham.
Hooded ladies tresses,  Hooded ladies' tresses, Ladies' tresses, Lady's tresses
Spiranthes romanzoffiana
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Spiranthes romanzoffiana
© 2003 Steve Matson
Spiranthes romanzoffiana
© Holmboe 2000 California Academy of Sciences
Spiranthes romanzoffiana, 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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Spiranthes romanzoffiana
© 1999 John Game
Genus: Spiranthes
Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks, meadows
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Ibidium strictum
PLANTS: Spiranthes stricta
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 21, 2018).

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