Purple Fringeless Orchid (Platanthera peramoena)


Platanthera Peramoena, or more commonly know as Purple Fringeless Orchid, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Platanthera. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Platanthera Peramoena or Purple Fringeless Orchid's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Florida, Louisiana and Mississippi.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Platanthera
  • Family: Orchidaceae
  • Order: Orchidales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: AR (T) MD (T) NJ (E) PA (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: AR (purple fringeless orchid) MD (purple fringeless orchid) NJ (purple fringeless orchid) PA (purple fringeless orchid)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACW
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACW) 2(FACW) 3(FACW)

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