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(Plants) any of various tropical American orchids of the genus Miltonia which have large and brightly coloured flowers
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Noun1.miltonia - genus of tropical American orchidsMiltonia - genus of tropical American orchids  
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
pansy orchid - any of various orchids of the genus Miltonia having solitary or loosely racemose showy broadly spreading flowers
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These species are classified as Oncidium, Cattleya, Epidendrum, Cymbidium, Phalaenopsis, Vanda, Dendrobium, Phaphiopedilum, Brassica, Laelia, Mokaram Aranchnis and Miltonia.
STYLISH moth and pansy or Miltonia orchids are excellent gifts as they have long-lasting blooms and are almost impossible to kill.
It's unusual to get a perfumed orchid but the Miltonia 'Andy Easton' has a delicate fragrance and produces the prettiest flowers for several weeks.
Nesse contexto, este estudo teve por objetivo caracterizar morfoanatomicamente os órgãos vegetativos de Miltonia regnellii (Lindl.