Calypso bulbosa

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Noun1.Calypso bulbosa - rare north temperate bog orchid bearing a solitary white to pink flower marked with purple at the tip of an erect reddish stalk above 1 basal leafCalypso bulbosa - rare north temperate bog orchid bearing a solitary white to pink flower marked with purple at the tip of an erect reddish stalk above 1 basal leaf
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
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It features top notes of velvety white peach and orange blossom followed by mid-notes of jasmine, calypso orchid and freesia.
My favorite, the delicate Fairy-Slipper, or Calypso Orchid, nods its fuchsia head.
We can sit quietly and observe a beaver building a dam, a bull elk gathering a harem, a herd of bison moving in the spring, the courtship behavior of sandhill cranes, or the solitary bloom of a calypso orchid in the woods.