Plants of USA and Canada

Scientific or common name:

Piperia elongata Rydb.

Species Page:

Name: Piperia elongata Rydb.
Nomencl. ref.: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 1901, 270.
Rank: species

Common names

US name U.S. name: denseflower rein orchid

Grown habit: Forb/herb
Duration: Perennial

= Habenaria unalascensis (Spreng.) S. Watson ssp. elata (Jeps.) Calder
= Habenaria unalascensis (Spreng.) S. Watson var. elata (Jeps.) Correll
= Piperia elegans (Lindl.) Rydb. var. elata (Jeps.) Luer
= Piperia lancifolia Rydb.
= Piperia longispica Durand
= Platanthera unalascensis (Spreng.) Kurtz ssp. elata (Jeps.) Roy L. Taylor & MacBryde

Views: 109 ( AVG: 100 / 201.1 )

pictures Images
text More information

Genera of  Orchidaceae:

Distribution in USA and Canada (*)

Distributional map for Piperia elongata Rydb.
Map for Piperia elongata Rydb.
(*) USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Liliidae
Order: Orchidales
Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Piperia

(Select a species and click on Ok)

More species:
1) Piptatherum miliaceum (L.) Coss.
2) Piptatherum paradoxum (L.) P. Beauv.
3) Piptochaetium avenaceum (L.) Parodi
4) Piptochaetium fimbriatum (Kunth) Hitchc.
5) Pipturus albidus (Hook. & Arn.) A. Gray
6) Pisonia brunoniana Endl.
7) Pisonia grandis R. Br.
8) Pisonia umbellifera (J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.) Seem.
9) Pistacia atlantica Desf.
10) Pistacia lentiscus L.

Privacy Policy - Personalizza tracciamento pubblicitario