Corallorhiza maculata (Raf.) Raf.  
Family: Orchidaceae
spotted coralroot, summer coralroot
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Etymology: Corallorhiza: from the Greek korallion, "coral," and rhiza, "root," for the coral-shaped roots
Plants: erect, perennial, 8"-20" tall forb
Flowers: blooms July-Sept.
Habitat: dry; woods, forests
Conservation Status: Native
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Christopher Noll  
Corallorhiza maculata image
R.K. Kupfer  
Corallorhiza maculata image
Kenneth I. Lange  
Corallorhiza maculata image
R.K. Kupfer