Observation  Detail
Plant Name   Piperia leptopetala
Rein orchid
Observer Ken Hickman    PROFILE
Date 2017-06-07
County Kern What Grows Here?
Coordinates 35.22351, -118.36966
Elevation 1301 meters
Location Description 35.22351, -118.36966; 4280 ft; Error radius 20 ft; WGS84.
Notes Scattered colonies of typically < 10 plants growing in partial shade in Tucker oak chaparral, generally on north to northeast facing slopes. Petals linear, upper sepal and lateral petals green, lower sepals and lip greenish-white; lip straight, lower sepals recurved, spur tapered and curved down. Associates include Ceanothus cuneatus, Garrya flavescens, Pinus monophylla (occ.), Silene laciniata ssp californica, Tauschia hartwegii, Bowlsia incana and Galium andrewsii. Determination made by Randall Morgan.
# of Plants 2 - 10
Calflora ID po43313
Added 2017-07-09 Plant Observation Entry
Location Quality HIGH (2)
Error Radius 7  meters
ContextOther Plant Observations at this location
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