Flora of Eastern Washington and Adjacent Idaho


Calypso bulbosa
(L.) Oakes
calypso, fairy-slipper
 

 

Orchidaceae; Native
SYNONYMS
Calypso americana R. Brown in W. Aiton and W. T. Aiton

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CONSERVATION STATUS: State of Washington Watch List; Location hidden.

The 5 images shown below are consistent with those described as Calypso bulbosa x kostiukiae by Paul M. Catling
in his publication: A New Infraspecific Calypso Hybrid in The Native Orchid Conference Journal 9 (1), January-March 2012. 
Discussed as a putative hybrid between varieties americana and occidentalis.

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var. occidentalis -- (Holz.) B. Boivin
(forma occidentalis)

SYNONYMS
Calypso bulbosa (L.) Oakes f. occidentalis Holz.

Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016 Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016 Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016 Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016 Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016  
 
Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016 Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016 Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016 Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016    
   
Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016 Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016 Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016 Whitman Co., WA; 4/27/2016    
   
Just E of Hurricane Ck Tr and ca. 75 yds S of Falls Ck; 4.98 air mi SW of Joseph, OR; N 45.30725 W 117.30690; Wallowa Co.; 6/13/2017 Just E of Hurricane Ck Tr and ca. 75 yds S of Falls Ck; 4.98 air mi SW of Joseph, OR; N 45.30725 W 117.30690; Wallowa Co.; 6/13/2017 Just E of Hurricane Ck Tr and ca. 75 yds S of Falls Ck; 4.98 air mi SW of Joseph, OR; N 45.30725 W 117.30690; Wallowa Co.; 6/13/2017