Noteworthy collection of Cypripedium reginae (Orchidaceae) in Tennessee, U.S.A.


  • Cooper Breeden Tennessee Plant Conservation Alliance, Southeastern Grasslands Initiative & Center of Excellence for Field Biology, Austin Peay State University



showy lady’s slipper, Cypripedium reginae


A new population of Cypripedium reginae Walter was found in Lewis County, Tennessee. This marks its first occurrence in the Interior Low Plateau ecoregion and fifth occurrence in Tennessee.


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How to Cite

Breeden, C. (2018). Noteworthy collection of Cypripedium reginae (Orchidaceae) in Tennessee, U.S.A. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas, 12(2), 707–711.