Malaxis-unifolia
Malaxis-unifolia Malaxis-unifolia n. A North American orchid having a solitary leaf and flowers with threadlike petals.

Syn: green adder's mouth, {Malaxis ophioglossoides}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Malaxis unifolia — Scientific classification Kingdom: Planta …   Wikipedia

  • Malaxis unifolia — ID 51414 Symbol Key MAUN Common Name green adder s mouth orchid Family Orchidaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Malaxis-unifolia — noun North American orchid having a solitary leaf and flowers with threadlike petals • Syn: ↑green adder s mouth, ↑Malaxis ophioglossoides • Hypernyms: ↑orchid, ↑orchidaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Malaxis, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Malaxis unifolia Michx. — Symbol MAUN Common Name green adder s mouth orchid Botanical Family Orchidaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Malaxis ophioglossoides — Malaxis unifolia Malaxis unifolia n. A North American orchid having a solitary leaf and flowers with threadlike petals. Syn: green adder s mouth, {Malaxis ophioglossoides}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Malaxis —   Malaxis …   Wikipedia Español

  • Malaxis — Adder s Mouth Malaxis monophyllos Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Malaxis — noun large genus of largely terrestrial orchids with one or a few plicate leaves and slender spikes or tiny mostly green flowers; cosmopolitan • Syn: ↑genus Malaxis • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Orchidaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Malaxis ophioglossoides — noun North American orchid having a solitary leaf and flowers with threadlike petals • Syn: ↑green adder s mouth, ↑Malaxis unifolia • Hypernyms: ↑orchid, ↑orchidaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Malaxis, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Malaxis — noun large genus of largely terrestrial orchids with one or a few plicate leaves and slender spikes or tiny mostly green flowers; cosmopolitan • Syn: ↑Malaxis • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Orchidaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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