bog rose


bog rose
noun
a bog orchid with usually a solitary fragrant magenta pink blossom with a wide gaping corolla; Canada
Hypernyms: ↑arethusa
Member Holonyms: ↑genus Arethusa

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  • bog asphodel — Marsh Marsh, n. [OE. mersch, AS. mersc, fr. mere lake. See {Mere} pool, and cf. {Marish}, {Morass}.] A tract of soft wet land, commonly covered partially or wholly with water; a fen; a swamp; a morass. [Written also {marish}.] [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pinhook Bog — Indiana’s only true bog is a special geologic feature of this region which preserves a large variety of plants with extraordinary adaptations for survival. See insect eating plants and tamarack trees; walk on a boardwalk that is placed upon a… …   Wikipedia

  • Tannersville Cranberry Bog — lies beneath a six inch (152 mm) layer of sphagnum and a network of supporting tree roots. However, this bog may be viewed conveniently from a floating walkway.HistoryThe bog began as a kettle lake formed approximately 10,000 years ago by a… …   Wikipedia

  • Moss rose — Moss Moss (m[o^]s; 115), n. [OE. mos; akin to AS. me[ o]s, D. mos, G. moos, OHG. mos, mios, Icel. mosi, Dan. mos, Sw. mossa, Russ. mokh , L. muscus. Cf. {Muscoid}.] 1. (Bot.) A cryptogamous plant of a cellular structure, with distinct stem and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Bog Garden — is a nature preserve, botanical garden, and city park located at 1101 Hobbs Road, Greensboro, North Carolina. It is open daily; admission is free.The garden features a bog and lake that may be viewed from a half mile long elevated boardwalk. Its… …   Wikipedia

  • Lee and Rose Warner Nature Center — The Lee and Rose Warner Nature Center (WNC)is an outdoor education facility with a focus on natural history. It is located in northern Washington County about convert|30|mi|km northeast of St. Paul, Minnesota. Warner was the first private nature… …   Wikipedia

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