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A collection of fragile orchids

Inspired by the bird watching comedy movie "Big Year", this list represents North American Terrestrial Orchids spotted to date.

Note, we never disturb or collect wildlife. These are special flowers that you'd be lucky to see once in a lifetime. In our citizen science opinion, these are all highly threatened and extremely fragile orchids. Watch your step and leave nature alone. (Bonus points if you pick up some trash.)

Large Whorled Pogonia Orchid
Downy Rattlesnake Plantain Orchid
Showy Orchid
Showy Orchid alba
Southern Slender Ladies'-tresses Orchid
Nodding Ladies'-tresses Orchid
Epipactus helleborine Orchid
Rose Pogonia Orchid
Round Leaved Orchid
White-fringed Orchid
Pink Lady's Slipper Orchids

A collection of fragile orchids

Inspired by the bird watching comedy movie "Big Year", this list represents North American Terrestrial Orchids spotted to date.

Note, we never disturb or collect wildlife. These are special flowers that you'd be lucky to see once in a lifetime. In our citizen science opinion, these are all highly threatened and extremely fragile orchids. Watch your step and leave nature alone. (Bonus points if you pick up some trash.)

Large Whorled Pogonia Orchid
Downy Rattlesnake Plantain Orchid
Showy Orchid
Showy Orchid alba
Southern Slender Ladies'-tresses Orchid
Nodding Ladies'-tresses Orchid
Epipactus helleborine Orchid
Rose Pogonia Orchid
Round Leaved Orchid
White-fringed Orchid
Pink Lady's Slipper Orchids

A collection of fragile orchids

Inspired by the bird watching comedy movie "Big Year", this list represents North American Terrestrial Orchids spotted to date.

Note, we never disturb or collect wildlife. These are special flowers that you'd be lucky to see once in a lifetime. In our citizen science opinion, these are all highly threatened and extremely fragile orchids. Watch your step and leave nature alone. (Bonus points if you pick up some trash.)

Large Whorled Pogonia Orchid
Downy Rattlesnake Plantain Orchid
Showy Orchid
Showy Orchid alba
Southern Slender Ladies'-tresses Orchid
Nodding Ladies'-tresses Orchid
Epipactus helleborine Orchid
Rose Pogonia Orchid
Round Leaved Orchid
White-fringed Orchid
Pink Lady's Slipper Orchids

Epipactus helleborine
Trillium erectum
Spiranthes ovalis (?)
cernua
Cypripedium acaule

(Yeah, Yeah. Trillium is not in the orchid family but they're neighbors and we love them. )

Epipactus helleborine
Trillium erectum
Spiranthes ovalis (?)
cernua
Cypripedium acaule

(Yeah, Yeah. Trillium is not in the orchid family but they're neighbors and we love them. )

Epipactus helleborine
Trillium erectum
Spiranthes ovalis (?)
cernua
Cypripedium acaule

(Yeah, Yeah. Trillium is not in the orchid family but they're neighbors and we love them. )