Taxon  Report   6629    
Platanthera hyperborea  (L.) Lindl.  
(no longer an active name)
Green flowered bog orchid,  Northern green orchid
Platanthera hyperborea, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Genus: Platanthera
Communities: wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

PLANTS other name:
Platanthera aquilonis

JEF other name:
Platanthera tescamnis

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Limnorchis hyperborea
PLANTS: Platanthera hyperborea var. hyperborea
PLANTS: Platanthera hyperborea var. minor
NOTE: Platanthera hyperborea is no longer an active name.
More information about  Platanthera hyperborea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Feb 27, 2020).