Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Asparagales
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Learn more about Ladies'-tresses from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Northern Slender Ladies'-tresses
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Native to North Carolina
Documented growing wild in - NC -
Look for it in clearings, openings, per Weakley's Flora
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
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