bog orchid


bog orchid
noun
: any of several orchids growing in bogs; especially : a small European orchid (Malaxis paludosa) with inconspicuous green flowers

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bog orchid,
a low-growing European orchid with small flowers, found in bogs.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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