The disappearing showy lady slipper (Cypripedium reginae) in the wild
...but I've found a small patch growing in East Gwillimbury.
One reason they are becoming rare is because they do NOT transplant well. Another is that subdivisions, roads or parking lots now cover their habitat.
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