white nun orchid

noun
variants: or white nun

Definition of white nun orchid

: a very showy tropical American orchid (Lycaste skinneri) bearing solitary predominantly white flowers that are often suffused with rose or marked with rosy crimson

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“White nun orchid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20nun%20orchid. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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