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Spiranthes cernua (Nodding Ladies' Tresses)
Accepted Synonyms: Ibidium cernuum, Ophrys cernua
Spiranthes cernua, commonly called Nodding Ladies' Tresses, is widely distributed throughout central and eastern Canada and the United States, from Texas to Quebec. It produces 2-6 basal leaves which form a rosette and us ...