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Galearis spectabilis,
Showy Orchis

Family Orchidaceae
showy orchis

leaf and early bud of Showy Orchis, Colbert County, AL, April 2014
Also known as Gay orchis, Purple orchis, or Purple-hooded orchis. There are no other Galearis in the western hemisphere.
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