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Greater Yellow Lady's Slipper Large, yellow flower on the end of a leafy stalk. Flowers have an inflated, yellow, pouch-shaped lip petal. <br />
 This flower is listed as &quot;Exploitably Vulnerable&quot; in New York. This designation means that this species is likely to become threatened in the near future throughout its range if causal factors continue unchecked.  Cypripedium parviflorum,Geotagged,Greater Yellow Lady's Slipper,Lady's Slipper,Spring,United States,Yellow Lady's Slipper,flower,orchid,wildflower,yellow Click/tap to enlarge

Greater Yellow Lady's Slipper

Large, yellow flower on the end of a leafy stalk. Flowers have an inflated, yellow, pouch-shaped lip petal.
This flower is listed as "Exploitably Vulnerable" in New York. This designation means that this species is likely to become threatened in the near future throughout its range if causal factors continue unchecked.

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"Cypripedium parviflorum", commonly known as yellow lady's slipper, moccasin flower, or hairy yellow ladyslipper is a lady's slipper orchid found in North America.

Similar species: Agaves, Aloes, Onions
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded May 22, 2018. Captured May 21, 2018 14:29 in 3280 Franklin Ave, Millbrook, NY 12545, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/2.8
  • 1/166s
  • ISO125
  • 100mm