Eastern Prairie Fringed-orchid

Eastern Prairie Fringed-orchid
Eastern Prairie Fringed-orchid.

The Eastern Prairie Fringed-orchid is an impressive rare orchid that is native to Ontario. The plant has fringed white flowers (up to three centimetres wide), with a characteristic "lip" that serves as a landing platform for pollinating insects.

 

Recovery Strategy

 

A Recovery Strategy for Eastern Prairie Fringed-orchid (Platanthera leucophaea) in Ontario was prepared by the Eastern Prairie Fringed-orchid Recovery Team and is provided below.

 

 

Government Response Statement

 

A Government Response Statement to the Recovery Strategy for Eastern Prairie Fringed-orchid (Platanthera leucophaea) in Ontario has been prepared by the Government of Ontario and is provided below.