: any of a genus (Cymbidium) of tropical Old World epiphytic orchids with showy flowers
Examples of cymbidium in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebIn addition to rows of ranunculus, there’s a rose garden, a cymbidium orchid greenhouse, and a labyrinth made of sweet peas (like a corn maze, but better smelling).
Amelia Mularz, Los Angeles Magazine, 10 Apr. 2018 The maids where given yellow cymbidium orchids to carry.
Sue Strachan, NOLA.com, 9 Feb. 2018 The guest card table vignette included tulips and cymbidium orchids.
John-john Williams Iv, baltimoresun.com, 12 May 2017
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