genus Sarcochilus


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Noun1.genus Sarcochilus - diminutive epiphytic or lithophytic orchids with clumped short-stemmed foliage and arching racemes of colorful flowersgenus Sarcochilus - diminutive epiphytic or lithophytic orchids with clumped short-stemmed foliage and arching racemes of colorful flowers; Australia and Polynesia to southeastern Asia
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
orange-blossom orchid, Sarcochilus falcatus - diminutive Australian orchid with loose racemes of fragrant white flowers with purple and orange markings on the lip