Goodyera pubescens (Downy Rattlesnake Plantain)
- Common Names: downy rattesnake plantain
- Lifespan: Perennial
- Zones: 4 - 8
- Type: Forb
Goodyera pubescens, or downy rattlesnake plantain, is native to the eastern half of the United States. Contrary to its common name, the plant is actually an orchid.
It grows in rich woodlands, both decidious and conifer.
In our yard, this grows in the Woodland Area.
Our growing score: 5
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