Native Orchids

Both Bear Creek Lake State Park and Holliday Lake State Park have several species of native orchids — Pink Lady’s Slipper, Showy Orchis, Puttyroot, Cranefly Orchid, Twayblade Orchid, Nodding Lady’s Tresses, Rattlesnake Plantain, Coralroot, Little Lady’s Tresses…

Native orchids can be pink, yellow, white, brown, and green.  Some are very showy, while others are quite plain.  Do you know the names of the orchids shown here?

More information coming soon.