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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Calopogon oklahomensis   FAMILY Orchidaceae


(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Calopogon oklahomensis   FAMILY Orchidaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Calopogon oklahomensis

 

COMMON NAME:
Oklahoma Grass-pink


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image of Calopogon oklahomensis, Oklahoma Grass-pink

Jim Fowler    jafcoklahomensi_12050514

May        AR

image of Calopogon oklahomensis, Oklahoma Grass-pink

Jim Fowler    jafcoklahomensi_13050514

May        AR

Lateral sepals weakly falcate to straight, per Weakley's Flora.

image of Calopogon oklahomensis, Oklahoma Grass-pink

Jim Fowler    jafcoklahomensi_18050514

May        AR

image of Calopogon oklahomensis, Oklahoma Grass-pink

Jim Fowler    jafcoklahomensis_7050514

May        AR

Dilated distal portion of middle lip lobe triangular to braodly rounded, per Weakley's Flora.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Calopogon oklahomensis   FAMILY Orchidaceae

(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Calopogon oklahomensis   FAMILY Orchidaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Calopogon oklahomensis

 

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2053

Forb
Perennial

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA - SC

Rare

Look for it in pine savannas, prairies, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

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LEAVES:
Simple

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Pink
Bisexual
3 sepals, two lateral and one dorsal
3 petals, the two lateral similar and a third (the lip) enlarged
stamens and pistil fused together into a column
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Capsule

 

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