Goodyera repens (L.) R. Br.
FamilyOrchidaceae — APG family: Orchidaceae
SynonymsPeramium repens var. ophioides Fern., Satyrium repens L.
DescriptionCreeping, with slender, forking rootstock; scape pale green, finely pubescent above; leaves in basal rosette, their veins bordered with pale tissue, lacking chloro- phyll (var. ophioides); raceme 1-sided, lax; flowers yellowish-white; lip inflated, entire, with recurved tip.
EcologyMossy woods. Described from Europe, Siberia. Circumpolar map gives range of entire species complex.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.