Latin name: Piperia cooperi (S. Watson) Rydb.
  Pronunciation: PI-purr-ee-a KOO-purr-eye

  Common name: Rein orchid
  Family: Orchidaceae (Orchid)
  Habitat: Dry to slightly moist soils, flats and slopes to
  6000', shrublands, woodlands

  Blooming period: April to August
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Piperia  2) cooperi
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