Calflora
Taxon  Report   9593    
Platanthera dilatata  (Pursh) Lindl. ex Beck  var. leucostachys  (Lindl.) Luer
Sierra bog orchid
Platanthera dilatata var. leucostachys, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Coastal Prairie, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Habenaria dilatata var. leucostachys
PLANTS: Habenaria leucostachys
PLANTS: Limnorchis graminifolia
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More information about  Platanthera dilatata var. leucostachys
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (PLDIL)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: Mar 23, 2019).