Marsh Ladies’-Tresses (Spiranthes odorata)


Spiranthes odorata commonly called Marsh Ladies’-Tresses or fragrant lady’s tresses, is an orchid that is native to marshes, bogs, swamps and other wet areas in the eastern United States from New Jersey south to Florida and Texas. It features small, very fragrant, hooded, white flowers densely arranged in vertical, slightly spiral-like rows on spikes typically growing 9-18″ (less frequently to 24″) tall. Blooms in late summer to fall, often to first frost.

$10.00 / 4 inch pot

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Common Name

Marsh Ladies’-Tresses


part shade

Flowering Season

Late summer


Herbaceous perennial

Plant Height

1-3 ft

Soil Moisture

Average, wet