Spring Ladies' Tresses (Spiranthes vernalis)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Suitable for miniature gardens
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division

lady's tresses popped up in the yard last year.

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Location: Livingston, TXDate: 2013-10-29lady's tresses popped up in the yard last year.
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