frog orchis

variants: or frog orchid

Definition of frog orchis

: any of several green-flowered orchids of the genus Habenaria

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First Known Use of frog orchis

1688, in the meaning defined above

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“Frog orchis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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