Bog Orchid

Genus Habenaria
Orchid Family (Orchidaceae)

Bog Orchid
Habenaria dilatata

This plant grows in the boggy areas of high mountain meadows and along stream sides. The individual flowers are tiny, but there are many of them on a spike (which may be over a foot tall).

Albion Basin
Wasatch Mountains
Salt Lake County, Utah


by Sandra Bray