Spiranthes ochroleuca (Rydberg) Rydberg. Phen: Sep-Oct. Hab: Meadows and pastures at moderate to high elevations, up to at least 1500m in elevation. Dist: Largely northeastern, extending south in the mountains and Interior Low Plateau to w. NC, nw. SC, e. TN, and c. TN.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Taxonomy Comments: See Sheviak & Catling (1980) and Catling (1983a) for further information on this species.
Synonymy: = FNA26, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, Tn, Va, W, Hough & Young (2021), Luer (1975), Pace & Cameron (2017); = Ibidium ochroleucum (Rydb.) House – S; = Spiranthes cernua (L.) Rich. var. ochroleuca (Rydb.) Ames – C, F, Correll (1950); < Spiranthes cernua (L.) Rich. – RAB