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Posted
09/26/12
Produced by: Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Partner: Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Overview

The small-whorled pogonia (Isotria medeoloides) is endangered in 16 of the 20 states where it still appears, earning it the title "rarest orchid east of the Mississippi."

Last updated: January 23, 2013