Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


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  Cypripedium X favillianum J.T.Curtis image
Photographer: Bill Steel           

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Family Orchidaceae
Cypripedium X favillianum J.T.Curtis
Cypripedium: incorrect Latinization of ancient Greek words meaning "Venus's shoe"
X favillianum: Professor John Curtis named it after Stoughton Faville, a pioneering farmer and wildflower enthusiast who worked with Aldo Leopold to save the first little chunk of prairie in Wisconsin, and found this orchid.
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial forb

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(PARENTS = Cypripedium candidum Muhl. ex Willd. X C. parviflorum Salisb. var. pubescens (Willd.) O.W.Knight)
Cypripedium X andrewsii A.M.Fuller var. favillianum (J.T.Curtis) B.Boivin (pro nm.)

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