My Colby-Sawyer Experience

She credits her decision to pursue a doctorate to the encouraging influence of several Colby-Sawyer faculty. “Colby-Sawyer gave me a great springboard.”
Pastoral Psychologist Barbara Livingston '82

175th Celebration

In 2012 the college celebrated 175 years as an institution of teaching and learning. Visit the 175th website for more information and to view photos of the events.

Grass Pink Calopogon pulchellus
Orchid Orchidaceae family

Leaves: A single slender leaf sheathes the stem near the base approximately 4-20". Leaves are grasslike and each individual leaf is approximately 8-12" long.





Flower: These flowers are showy, 1" wide, with an erect, yellow-crested lip at the top of the flower. Flowers appear in loose clusters of 2 to 10 flowers. Flowers are magenta-pink in color.

Form/habitat: Found in wet acid soil, bogs, peat meadows and swamps. This is a threatened species in New Hampshire. DO NOT PICK!

NWI Status: FACW+

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