Goodyera


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Noun1.Goodyera - genus of small orchids of the northern hemisphere with creeping rhizomes and stalked ovate leaves and small flowers
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Orchidaceae, orchid family, Orchidaceae - enormous cosmopolitan family of perennial terrestrial or epiphytic plants with fleshy tubers or rootstocks and unusual flowers
helleborine, rattlesnake plantain - any of several small temperate and tropical orchids having mottled or striped leaves and spikes of small yellowish-white flowers in a twisted raceme
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Brzosko, Wroblewska, Jermakowicz, and Hermaniuk (2013), while studying 11 natural populations of Goodyera repens, detected greater genetic diversity within populations and low but significant genetic differentiation between them.
Native California and related species of Calypso, Epipactis, Goodyera, Piperia, Platanthera.
Sedative and Anticonvulsant Activities of goodyerin, a Flavonol glycoside from Goodyera schlechtendaliana.