Habenaria ciliaris. Orchis Family. July - Aug.

Found in moist meadows, sandy bogs. Vermont and Massachusetts to Michigan, Missouri, and southward.

Flowers

Golden or orange-yellow, lower lip fringed, borne in spike terminating a stem, 1 - 2 feet high.

Leaves

Lance-shaped, clasping.

Yellow Fringed Orchis.

Yellow Fringed Orchis.