Calflora
Taxon  Report   10666    
Platanthera tescamnis  Sheviak & W. F. Jenn.
Green flowered bog orchid
Platanthera tescamnis
© 2016 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Platanthera tescamnis
© 2015 Steve Matson
Platanthera tescamnis
© 2015 Steve Matson
Platanthera tescamnis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Platanthera tescamnis
© 2015 Steve Matson
Family: ORCHIDACEAE  
Genus: Platanthera
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Platanthera hyperborea
More information about  Platanthera tescamnis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).