Hexalectris warnockii Ames & Correll 1943Photo courtesy Victor Engel and his Webpage

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Common Name Texas Purple Spike

Flower Size

Found in Texas at altitudes around 1350 meters and is a cool to cold growing mycoheterotrophic leafless orchid that blooms on an erect, racemose purple inflorescence occuring in the late spring and summer.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 56 No 8 1987 photo; AOS Bulletin Vol 73 No 12 2004 photo;