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Snakemouth Orchid (Pogonia ophioglossoides)

  • Snakemouth Orchid (Pogonia Ophioglossoides) http://www.sagebud.com/snakemouth-orchid-pogonia-ophioglossoides/
    Credit: WouterC | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0 GFDL
  • Snakemouth Orchid (Pogonia Ophioglossoides) http://www.sagebud.com/snakemouth-orchid-pogonia-ophioglossoides/
    Credit: WouterC | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Snakemouth Orchid (Pogonia Ophioglossoides) http://www.sagebud.com/snakemouth-orchid-pogonia-ophioglossoides/
    Credit: WouterC | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Snakemouth Orchid (Pogonia Ophioglossoides) http://www.sagebud.com/snakemouth-orchid-pogonia-ophioglossoides/
    Credit: WouterC | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Snakemouth Orchid (Pogonia Ophioglossoides) http://www.sagebud.com/snakemouth-orchid-pogonia-ophioglossoides/
    Credit: WouterC | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Snakemouth Orchid (Pogonia Ophioglossoides) http://www.sagebud.com/snakemouth-orchid-pogonia-ophioglossoides/
    Credit: WouterC | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Snakemouth Orchid (Pogonia Ophioglossoides) http://www.sagebud.com/snakemouth-orchid-pogonia-ophioglossoides/
    Credit: WouterC | Own work | License: PD US
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Pogonia Ophioglossoides, or more commonly know as Snakemouth Orchid, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Pogonia. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Pogonia Ophioglossoides or Snakemouth Orchid's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, North Dakota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Vermont and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Pogonia
  • Family: Orchidaceae
  • Order: Orchidales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N) SPM (N)
  • State T/E Status: AR (T) FL (T) IL (E) KY (E) NY (EV) OH (T) TN (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: AR (rose pogonia) FL (rose pogonia) IL (snake-mouth) KY (rose pogonia) NY (rose pogonia) OH (rose pogonia) TN (rose pogonia)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(OBL) 2(OBL) 3(OBL) 4(NI) 5(NI) 6(OBL)




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