Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Cranichis muscosa Swartz. Cypress-knee Helmet Orchid, Moss Orchid. Phen: Jan-Feb. Hab: Terrestrial on cypress knees and mossy sinkholes in rockland hammocks and strand swamps. Dist: S. FL; West Indies; Mexico, Central America, and South America.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Bah, FNA26, K3, K4, S, WH3, WI, Brown (2002)

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