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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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Activated charcoal has been frequently used in tissue culture to improve cell growth and development and induce rooting of micropropagated shoots in several plants (THOMAS, 2008) Activated charcoal also improved the in vitro plant quality of Miltonia flavescens and Laelia flava (MORAES et al., 2005) and was efficient for in vitro rooting of Dendrobium hybrids (MARTIN; MADASSERY, 2006) in half-strength MS medium supplemented with 2.0 g [L.sup.-1] charcoal and for O.
These species are classified as Oncidium, Cattleya, Epidendrum, Cymbidium, Phalaenopsis, Vanda, Dendrobium, Phaphiopedilum, Brassica, Laelia, Mokaram Aranchnis and Miltonia. Production of Orchid has turn into the major floral crop and its financial value has been increasing notably year by year.
STYLISH moth and pansy or Miltonia orchids are excellent gifts as they have long-lasting blooms and are almost impossible to kill.
Las drusas se observaron en 33 especies de los generos Aspasia, Miltonia, Notyliopsis y Oncidium (Fig.
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.
50-85 indica Mum Dendranthema 60-70 grandiflorum Odontoglossum Odontoglossum 50-60 Oncidium orchid Oncidium Varies by species Ornamental chili Capsicum 60-70 pepper Pansy orchid Miltonia spp.
Arthur Dallas, head gardener at Croxteth Hall gardens, with a Miltonia Orchid, one of the many flowers and plants on show in the greenhouses around the walled gardens Picture: MARTIN BIRCHALL/ mb150807croxtethgarden-1