What flower is that?

Spotted Coralroot Orchid
Photo Credit: © Francis R. Underwood 2010

This plant has no leaves or chlorophyll. 
It produces a single stem with flowers and blooms anywhere from July to October. 

It grows in rich, moist woods and
is rare in RI.

It’s…

Botanical Name:
 

Corallorhiza maculata

Common Name:
  Spotted Coralroot Orchid
Family:
  Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)
Habitat:
  Rich, moist woods

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