showy orchis


Definition of showy orchis

: a North American orchid (Orchis spectabilis) having two large nearly basal leaves and a spike of flowers violet-purple mixed with white with sepals and petals forming a galea behind the column

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“Showy orchis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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