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Small White Lady's-slipper (Cypripedium candidum)

  • Global Rank: G4 - Apparently Secure
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Orchidaceae
  • State: AL, IA, IL, IN, KY, MB, MD, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, NJ, NY, OH, ON, PA, SD, SK, VA, WI
  • Nature Serve ID: 157660
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Categories of Interest: Orchids
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 05/17/2018

Where is Small White Lady's-slipper (Cypripedium candidum) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Small White Lady's-slipper can be found in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Manitoba, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Virginia, Wisconsin

Which CPC Partners conserve Small White Lady's-slipper (Cypripedium candidum)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

Conservation Actions

Tina Stanley
  • 03/14/2023
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Missouri Botanical Garden holds accessions of ​​​Cypripedium candidum in orthodox seed banking.

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Taxon Cypripedium candidum
Authority Muhl. ex Wi
Family Orchidaceae
CPC Number 1233
ITIS 43542
Duration Perennial
Common Names Small White Lady's-slipper | White Lady's-slipper
Associated Scientific Names Cypripedium candidum
State Rank
State State Rank
Alabama S1
Iowa S3
Illinois S2
Indiana S2
Kentucky S1
Manitoba S2
Maryland S1
Michigan S2
Minnesota S3
Missouri S1
North Dakota S2S3
Nebraska S1
New Jersey S1
New York S1
Ohio S1
Ontario S1
Pennsylvania SX
South Dakota S1
Saskatchewan SH
Virginia S1
Wisconsin S3
Ecological Relationships

Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Mining bees Andrena placida Confirmed Pollinator Link
Sweat bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Centris bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Mining bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Sweat bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Sweat bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Sweat bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Sweat bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Sweat bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Sweat bees Confirmed Pollinator Link

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