Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Northern Coral-Root Orchid

Corrallorrhiza trifida


Spotted near Grassi Lakes, in the Rocky Mountains of Kananaskis Provincial Park, Alberta.


Common locally in mossy woods or in not too wet bogs, or sometimes in the open Dryas mats. In the Rocky Mountains often above timberline, Circumpolar.


All coral-roots lack proper roots and derive their food from decaying organic matter.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Spotted by

Alberta, Canada

Spotted on Jun 27, 2011
Submitted on Sep 9, 2012

Spotted for Mission

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team