A Digital Flora
of Newfoundland and Labrador
Vascular Plants



Family Orchidaceae
Genus Cypripedium: Ladyslippers




Cypripedium parviflorum Salisb. var. pubescens (Willd.) O. W. Knight






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Page created April 8, 2007
Page last updated August 23, 2009




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Cypripedium acaule
Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin
Cypripedium parviflorum var. pubescens [typical]
Cypripedium parviflorum var. pubescens ["planipetalum"]
Cypripedium reginae
Cypripedium reginae forma albolabium





Cypripedium acaule Aiton  -  Pink Ladyslipper - [NF]
Hawke Hill, Newfoundland. Ecological Reserve. Sheltered gully near edge of trail in alpine barrens. May 20, 2006. [Digital - John Maunder]
New Shoot Closeup showing glandular hairs.
New Shoot
New Shoot
Last Year's Pod
Manuels, Newfoundland. May 9, 2004. [Digital - Glenda Quinn]
Emerging Shoots
Hawke Hill, Newfoundland. Ecological Reserve. Sheltered gully near edge of trail in alpine barrens. June 12, 2005. [Digital - John Maunder]
Bud
Budding Stems, Closeup
Budding Stems
Budding Stems
Hawke Hill, Newfoundland. Ecological Reserve. Sheltered gully near edge of trail in alpine barrens. June 22, 2003. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, Closeup
Flower
Whole Plants
Cheeseman Provincial Park, near Port aux Basques, Newfoundland. Edge of trail in coniferous woods. July 3, 2006. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, Closeup
Flower, Closeup
Flower
Flower
Flower
Flower
Whole Plants
Cheeseman Provincial Park, near Port aux Basques, Newfoundland. Shrub bog. July 3, 2006. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, Closeup
Flower, Closeup
Flower
Flower [pale form]
Flower [pale form]
Flatrock, Newfoundland. Along Pouch Cove Highway. Edge of trail in coniferous woods. July 6, 2003. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, Closeup
Flower, Closeup
Flower, Closeup
Flower
Flower
Flower
St. John's, Newfoundland. Three Pond Barrens Trail. Edge of trail in coniferous woods. July 14, 2005. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower
Whole Plant
St. John's, Newfoundland. Penetanguishine, Autumn Drive. Edge of trail in coniferous woods. July 15, 2006. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower Fading
Whole Plant, Flower Fading
Cheeseman Provincial Park, near Port aux Basques, Newfoundland. Edge of trail in coniferous woods. July 22, 2003. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, Closeup
Flower
St. John's, Newfoundland. Oxen Pond Botanic Park. Coniferous woods. July 22, 2001. [Digital - John Maunder]
Closeup of Flower
Closeup of Flower
Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland. Lookout Hills Trail. July 1996. [Transparency - Marilyn Anions]
Whole Plants
Hawke Hill, Newfoundland. Alpine barrens. Wet hollow. August 10, 2004. [Digital - John Maunder]
Faded Flower
Pouch Cove, Newfoundland. Meetinghouse Road. Alpine barrens. September 16, 2005. [Digital - John Maunder]
New Pod, Closeup
New Pod, and Old Pod
New Pod, and Old Pod
Old Pod

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Cypripedium parviflorum Salisbury var. makasin (Farwell) Sheviak  -  Makasin Yellow Ladyslipper - [NF]
Humber Village, Newfoundland. Fen, June 13, 2007. [Digital - Andrus Voitk]
Flower
Flower, Side View
Whole Plant
Stem Base (glabrous)
Bellburns, Newfoundland. "Bellburns Airport" at Table Head. Limestone barrens. June 14, 2007. [Digital - Andrus Voitk]
Bases of Stems (uppermost sheathing bracts glabrous)

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Cypripedium parviflorum Salisbury cf. var. makasin (Farwell) Sheviak [possibly this taxon - final identification pending]  -  Makasin Yellow Ladyslipper - [NF]
North of Eddies Cove West, Newfoundland. Spruce fen. July 14, 2003. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, fading
Flower, fading
Flower, fading
Habitat

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Cypripedium parviflorum Salisbury var. pubescens (Willdenow) O. W. Knight [typical]  -  Hairy Yellow Ladyslipper - [NF]
Great Northern Peninsula [no additional data], Newfoundland. June 26, 1999. [Transparency - René Charest]
Flower
Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland. Lomond River Trail. Clearing in open coniferous woods. June 27, 2005. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower
Flower
Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland. Lomond River Trail. Edge of open coniferous woods. June 27, 2005. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower
Flower
Flower
Flower
Flower
Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland. Trout River Gorge. Above old Winterhouse Brook Road. Edge of stunted larch thicket. Serpentine barren. June 27, 2005. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower
Port au Choix, Newfoundland. Near National Park entrance. Limestone heath. Amongst low spruce shrubbery. June 29, 2006. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, Closeup
Flower, Closeup
Flower
Flower
Flower
Trout River, Newfoundland. Serpentine tablelands. July 1, 2006. [Digital - John Maunder]
Developing Pod
Developing Pod
Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland. Lomond River. June 1995. [Transparency - Marilyn Anions]
Whole Plants

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Cypripedium parviflorum Salisbury var. pubescens (Willdenow) O. W. Knight [forma "planipetalum" - although now no longer generally considered to be a distinct "variety", this "forma" does, nevertheless, appear to exhibit a consistent set of distinctive characters!]  -  Flatpetalled Yellow Ladyslipper - [NF]
Serpentine Lake, Newfoundland. West end. Wheeler's Brook. Serpentine barrens. June 14, 1971. [Transparency - John Maunder]
Flower
Bellburns, Newfoundland. "Bellburns Airport" at Table Head. Limestone barrens. June 14, 2007. [Digital - Andrus Voitk]
Base of Stem (uppermost sheathing bracts hairy)
Base of Stem (uppermost sheathing bracts hairy)
Table Mountain, Stephenville area, Newfoundland. North Summit. Limestone barrens. June 18, 1971. [Transparencies - John Maunder]
Flower
Whole Plants
Big Brook Road, east of Lower Cove, Strait of Belle Isle, Newfoundland. Disturbed edges of road, and amongst patches of low shrub woods. Limestone shrub heath. June 26, 2006. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, Closeup
Flower, Closeup
Flower
Flowers
Flowers
Flowers
Flowers
Whole Plants
Table Mountain, Stephenville area, Newfoundland. North Summit. Limestone barrens. June 29, 2000. [Transparencies - Dick Brake]
Closeup of Flower
Closeup of Flower
Whole Plant
Port au Choix, Newfoundland. Near National Park entrance. Limestone heath. Amongst low spruce shrubbery. June 29, 2006. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower
Flower
Flower
Flower
Flowers
Flowering Stem
Flowering Stem
Flower Faded
Burnt Cape, Newfoundland. Limestone heath. Entrance hill. June 30, 2005. [Digital - John Maunder]
Pseudopeloric Flower
Pseudopeloric Flower
Pseudopeloric Flower
Pseudopeloric Flower
Pseudopeloric Flower
Pseudopeloric Flower
Burnt Cape, Newfoundland. Limestone heath. Entrance hill. June 30, 2005. [Digital - John Maunder]
Crab Spider
Crab Spider
Crab Spider
Crab Spider
Crab Spider
Cap St. Georges, Newfoundland. Parc Boute du Cap. Limestone heath. July 2, 2006. ["forma" ID needs checking] [Digital - John Maunder]
Developing Pod
Whole Plants, Flowers Faded
Whole Plants, Flowers Faded
Burnt Cape, Newfoundland. Limestone heath. Entrance hill. July 5-6, 2002. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower
Flowers
Double Flower Head
Flower with crab spider
Flower with crab spider
Flower with crab spider
Flower with crab spider
Flower with crab spider
Two-lipped Flower
Two-lipped Flower
Two-lipped Flower
Savage Cove, Newfoundland. Inland from community. Limestone barren. July 6, 1999. [Transparency - René Charest ]
Flowering Stems
Northern Peninsula [no other data], Newfoundland. July 1999. [Transparency - Joe Brazil]
Flowering Stem

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Cypripedium reginae Walter  -  Showy Ladyslipper - [NF]
Lomond River, Newfoundland. Just west of Lomond River Bridge. Bog. July 1, 2006. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, Closeup
Flower
Flower
Flower
Flower
Vicinity of Watson's Pond, west of Corner Brook, Newfoundland. Edge of open coniferous woods. July 2, 2006. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, Closeup
Flower, Closeup
Flower
Flower
Leaf, Closeup
Mass of Plants
Mass of Plants
Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland. Lomond River Trail. Edge of open coniferous woods. July 12, 2003. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower
Vicinity of Watson's Pond, west of Corner Brook, Newfoundland. Edge of open coniferous woods. July 17, 2002. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, Closeup
Flower
Crab Spider on Leaf
Whole Plants
Patch of Whole Plants
Hughes Brook, Newfoundland. Open spruce bog. July 19, 2002. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower, Extreme Closeup
Flower with Fly Inside
Flowers and Leaves
Flowers, Leaves and Stem
Highway to Woody Point, Newfoundland. Near entrance to Gros Morne National Park. Open coniferous woods. Wet, Sphagnum fen. July 20, 2002. [Digital - John Maunder]
Flower
Flower [very pale form]
Flowers
Flowers
Whole Plants
Whole Plants in Habitat
Pollard's Point, Newfoundland. Woods road, high above community. Clearcut cutover. Small patch of plants in limestone-influenced fen. July 24, 2004. [Digital - Carl Munden]
Flower
Flowering Stems
Pollard's Point, Newfoundland. Woods road, high above community. Clearcut cutover. Small patch of plants in limestone-influenced fen. July 24, 2004. [Digital - Felicity O'Brien]
Flower

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Cypripedium reginae Walter forma albolabium Fernald and Schubert  -  Showy Ladyslipper - [NF]
Highway to Woody Point, Newfoundland. Near entrance to Gros Morne National Park. Open coniferous woods. Wet, Sphagnum fen. July 1973. [Transparency - John Maunder]
Flower
Pollard's Point, Newfoundland. Woods road, high above community. Clearcut cutover. Small patch of plants in limestone-influenced fen. July 24, 2004. [Digital - Carl Munden]
"Peloric" Flower!
Whole Plant, "Peloric" Flower!

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