Patagonia Wildflowers
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dove orchid
Codonorchis lessonii
Codonorchis lessonii
dove orchid Orchid Family
Codonorchis lessonii Orchidaceae
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English common name
  •dove orchid
Spanish common names
  •orquídea palomita
accepted scientific name
  •Codonorchis lessonii (Brongn.) Lindl.
rules for finding collection records
  •Codonorchis lessonii (455)
family name
  • Orchidaceae
Image Author: ©2002 Gerald And Buff Corsi, California Academy of Sciences
Image License: With Permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Three petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1.4 inches
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of October thru end of January

How Likely at this Location (64%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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