Bletilla


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Noun1.Bletilla - small genus of chiefly east Asiatic hardy terrestrial orchids similar to genus Bletia
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
Bletia striata, Bletilla striata - Japanese orchid with white-striped leaves and slender erect racemes of rose to magenta flowers; often cultivated; sometimes placed in genus Bletia
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According to the 31-page document, the duo owned and controlled inter alia, the following Cypriot entities: Actinet Trading Ltd, Black Sea View Ltd, Bletilla Ventures Ltd, Cavenari Investments Ltd, Global Highway Ltd, Leviathan Advisors Ltd, LOAV Advisors Ltd, Lucicle Consultants Ltd, Olivenia Trading Ltd, Peranova Holdings Ltd, Serangon Holdings Ltd.
com or 877/661-2852), recommends the startling red Bessera elegans pictured above, as well as yellow Bletilla ochracea and Uvularia grandiflora.
There are 7 genera which have a mean score of 4 or higher, with Bletilla, Cypripedium, and Pahiopedilum most at risk (risk scores of 4.