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|Family: Orchidaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: Rhizomes slender. Stem: +- scapose. Leaf: basal, in rosettes, evergreen, blades tapered to base, white-veined to -mottled or not. Inflorescence: +- 1-sided or flowers spiralled; bracts leaf-like, flower bract +- = flower. Flower: sepals +- equal, upper adherent to lateral petals, forming hood +- enclosing column and lip, lower spreading to reflexed; lip proximally +- pouch-like [concave], distally deeply grooved. Fruit: ascending to erect.
Species In Genus: +- 25 species: especially temperate northern hemisphere, also tropics. Etymology: (John Goodyer, English botanist, 1592--1664)
eFlora Treatment Author: Ronald A. Coleman, Dieter H. Wilken & William F. Jennings
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Epipactis helleborine
Next taxon: Goodyera oblongifolia
Citation for this treatment: Ronald A. Coleman, Dieter H. Wilken & William F. Jennings 2016. Goodyera, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=10935, accessed on May 27, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on May 27, 2016.