butterfly orchid

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Synonyms for butterfly orchid

any orchid of the genus Oncidium: characterized by slender branching sprays of small yellow and brown flowers

Mexican epiphytic orchid having pale green or yellow-green flowers with white purple-veined lip

orchid of Florida and the Bahamas having showy brightly colored flowers

Mediterranean orchid having usually purple flowers with a fan-shaped spotted or striped rose-red lip

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In the heart, a distinctive floral duo of Honeysuckle and Blooming Magnolia frame the Butterfly Orchid to create a brilliant and bold bouquet.
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Help rangers clear weeds that are choking the Greater Butterfly Orchid.
A survey commissioned by the local council and published in 2006, confirmed that the wood is ancient and of very high ecological value and found no less than 46 different plant species specifically associated with ancient woodland, including greater butterfly orchid, wood sorrel and dogs mercury.
7 per hectare and the benefits include the arrival last year of a new orchid - the lesser butterfly orchid.
Plants found in the parish which appear on the national Rare Plants Register include frog and greater butterfly orchid, Good King Henry, stinking hellebore, petty whin, heath dog violet, juniper, Jacob's ladder, lesser skullcap and large-leaved lime.
Taiwanese scientists are improving and adapting 27 hybrids of the butterfly orchid (Phalaenopsis) at a lab in Capira.
11 ( ANI ): Researchers have discovered rare Hochstetter's butterfly orchid on volcanic ridge on island in Azores, 175 years after they were first found.
It is believed that Honorine focused on making the fragrance like Butterfly Orchid which reportedly contains aphrodisiac powers.
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Ffridd is an important home to wildlife like the Welsh clearwing moth, birds such as yellowhammer and chough, rare plants such as the lesser butterfly orchid, and important groups of grassland fungi and lichens.
They are colourful refuges for rare plants such as greater butterfly orchid and wood bitter vetch.