What Flower Family Do Lady Slippers Belong To?

Lady slippers belong to the orchid family and come in a variety of colors ranging from pale pink to bright, sunny yellow. Many of these flowers are on the endangered list in their native states.

Keywords: Orchid, perennial, endangered

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Lisa Caswell holds a license in cosmetology and has practiced in the field since 1980. With a bachelor's degree in criminal justice from Quincy College, she also serves as a victims' advocate for those affected by domestic or sexual violence.