Habenaria dilatata White Bog Orchid A Colorado Native Subalpine Species Orchidaceae or Orchid Family 6 to 18 inches tall - white Full sun Constantly wet, humus-rich soil Late Spring Propagate by seed Photo by Jane Hendrix
White Bog Orchid is one of Colorado's terrestrial orchids. Its flowers are small but numerous and are a showy, pearly white. White Bog Orchid, as its name implies, loves the saturated, peaty soils of bogs. It is usually found growing in full sun.