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grass pink

n.
Any of various orchids of the genus Calopogon of eastern North America, usually having a single grasslike leaf and magenta or pink flowers.
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Noun1.grass pink - an orchidgrass pink - an orchid        
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
Calopogon, genus Calopogon - terrestrial orchids of North America
2.grass pink - European pink cultivated for its very fragrant pink or rosy flowers
garden pink, pink - any of various flowers of plants of the genus Dianthus cultivated for their fragrant flowers
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While this orchid can be found wherever there is a bog, the savannas and moist pinelands of South Mississippi are the perfect habitat for the Grass-Pink Orchid, and it is probably more common in this part of the state.