Zeuxine strateumatica (L.) Schltr. soldier’s orchid

Symbol: ZEST
Group: Monocot
Family: Orchidaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status:
Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:
Kingdom   Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class   Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass   Liliidae
Order   Orchidales
Family   Orchidaceae – Orchid family
Genus   Zeuxine Lindl. – zeuxine
Species   Zeuxine strateumatica (L.) Schltr. – soldier’s orchid
Introduced Information: This plant is introduced to some part of the PLANTS Floristic Area, though it may be native in other parts.

Source: USDA