Cypripedium hirsutum. Orchis Family. June - July.

Found in wet, mossy woods, swamps. Newfoundland to Georgia, west to Mississippi.


Pouch white, more or less stained with crimson-magenta, similar in shape to the Stemless Lady's Slipper, but differs in the pouch being open but not divided; other divisions of the flower white, wide, not longer than the pouch.


Broad, pointed, many ribbed. Plant stem leafy 1 - 2 feet high.