Wild Florida Photo - Calopogon tuberosus - Simpson's grasspink
Calopogon tuberosus var. simpsonii
Simpson's grass-pink is found in open marls and rocky prairies of the southernmost Florida counties, plus Cuba and the Bahamas.
This terrestrial orchid typically blooms from late December to early May in the Everglades National Park and mostly from late April through early June in the Big Cypress National Preserve.
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Calopogon tuberosus is a member of the Orchidaceae - Orchid family.
Other species of the Calopogon genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:
Calopogon pallidus - PALE GRASS-PINK
Calopogon multiflorus - MANYFLOWERED GRASSPINK
Calopogon tuberosus var. tuberosus - TUBEROUS GRASSPINK
Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants (Institute for Systemic Botany) profile for this species
USDA Plant Profile for this species
Date record last modified: Aug 07, 2016