yellow lady's-slipper

variants: or less commonly yellow lady-slipper

Definition of yellow lady's-slipper

: a yellow-flowered orchid of the genus Cypripedium (such as C. calceolus or C. parviflorum)

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“Yellow lady's-slipper.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc.,'s-slipper. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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