Patagonia Wildflowers
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scarlet ladies' tresses
Sacoila lanceolata
Sacoila lanceolata
scarlet ladies' tresses Orchid Family
Sacoila lanceolata Orchidaceae
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English common names
  •scarlet ladies' tresses
  •leafless beaked ladiestresses
accepted scientific name
  •Sacoila lanceolata (Aubl.) Garay
rules for finding collection records
  •Sacoila lanceolata (213)
  •Spiranthes lanceolata (0)
  •Spiranthes orchioides (0)
  •Stenorrhynchos lanceolatum (8)
  •Stenorrhynchos orchioides (3)
family name
  • Orchidaceae
Image Author: ©2015 David McAdoo
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals, Tubular shaped flowers, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 1.25 inches
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of September thru 2nd week of January

How Likely at this Location (34%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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