prairie orchid


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Noun1.prairie orchid - orchid of boggy or wet lands of north central United States having racemes of very fragrant creamy or greenish white flowers
fringed orchid, fringed orchis - any of several summer-flowering American orchids distinguished by a fringed or lacerated lip
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These studies were conducted in conjunction with studies on the natural history of a prairie orchid (Platanthera praeclara) occurring at three of the prairies.
IMPACT OF DROUGHT CONDITIONS ON POPULATIONS OF THE WHITE-FRINGED PRAIRIE ORCHID (Platanthera praeclara) AT THREE NORTHWEST MISSOURI PRAIRIES.
The tallgrass prairie orchids Platanthera leucophaea (Nutt.

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