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A field of white orchids at Big Savannah Depot

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Title:
A field of white orchids at Big Savannah Depot
Topics:
Botany
Subjects:
Buildings
Orchids
Snowy orchid (Platanthera nivea)
Original Format:
Lantern slide; Black-and-white slides; 3.25 x 4 in.
Item identifier:
0021044
Photographer:
Created Date:
to
Description:
A field of white orchids at Big Savannah Depot. From Natural Gardens (page 311): "Perennials, 1-2 ft. high, with white flowers in a spike ; petals smaller than the sepals; lip not fringed: leaves much reduced on upper part of stem. Wet woods, bogs, and marsh borders, chiefly eastern. Summer."
Genre:
Landscape photographs
Lantern slides
Location:
Big Savannah (N.C.)
Digital Project:
B. W. Wells
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