Plant ID forum: Is this an orchid?

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Gatheredwaters
Jun 12, 2016 6:03 PM CST
Found this while hiking in Northern NM at around 10,000'. Any help with ID would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks,
Matt


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Horntoad
Jun 12, 2016 6:07 PM CST
Fairy slipper orchid (Calypso bulbosa) I think.

Calypso Orchid (Calypso bulbosa)

http://www.arkive.org/fairy-slipper-orchid/calypso-bulbosa/
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Gatheredwaters
Jun 12, 2016 6:21 PM CST
[quote="Horntoad"]Fairy slipper orchid (Calypso bulbosa) I think.

Calypso Orchid (Calypso bulbosa)

]http://www.arkive.org/fairy-slipper-orchid/calypso-bulbosa/[...


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