yellow fringed orchid

variants: or yellow fringed orchis

Definition of yellow fringed orchid

: a terrestrial orchid (Habenaria ciliaris) of eastern North America having lanceolate leaves and showy spikes of yellow or orange fringed flowers

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“Yellow fringed orchid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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