Calypso bulbosa
fairy-slipper fairy-slipper n. a rare north temperate bog orchid ({Calypso bulbosa}) bearing a solitary white to pink flower marked with purple at the tip of an erect reddish stalk above one basal leaf.

Syn: calypso, {Calypso bulbosa}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Calypso bulbosa — fairy slipper fairy slipper n. a rare north temperate bog orchid ({Calypso bulbosa}) bearing a solitary white to pink flower marked with purple at the tip of an erect reddish stalk above one basal leaf. Syn: calypso, {Calypso bulbosa}. [WordNet 1 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Calypso bulbosa — ID 13306 Symbol Key CABU Common Name fairy slipper Family Orchidaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AZ, CA, CO, ID, ME, MI, MN, MT, NH, NM, NY, OR, SD, UT, VT, WA, WI, WY …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Calypso bulbosa — noun rare north temperate bog orchid bearing a solitary white to pink flower marked with purple at the tip of an erect reddish stalk above 1 basal leaf • Syn: ↑calypso, ↑fairy slipper • Hypernyms: ↑orchid, ↑orchidaceous plant …   Useful english dictionary

  • Calypso bulbosa var. americana — ID 13307 Symbol Key CABUA Common Name fairy slipper Family Orchidaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AZ, CO, ME, MI, MN, MT, NH, NM, NY, SD, UT, VT, WI, WY Growth Habit… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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