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Noun1.Orthilia - a shrubby perennial rhizomatous evergreen herb; grows in damp coniferous woodlands in northern temperate regions
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Pyrolaceae, Pyrolaceae, wintergreen family - evergreen herbs of temperate regions: genera Pyrola, Chimaphila, Moneses, Orthilia
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Cirsium oleraceum Cirsium palustre Deschampsia caespitosa + Drosera rotundifolia Epilobium adenocaulon Epilobium angustifolium + Epilobium hirsutum Epilobium montanum Eriophomm vaginatum + + + + Galinsoga ciliata Lycopodium annolinum Melampyrum pratense + Mycelis muralis Orthilia secunda Oxycoccus palustris + Poa trivialis Pteridium aquilinum + Pyrola rotundifolia Rubus chamaemorus Senecio vulgaris Taraxacum spp.
For example, the serrated wintergreen, Orthilia secunda, is a small plant found in the deep shade of northern forests in both Europe and North America.
A different 3-base insertion is shared by Orthilia secunda and Pyrola picta.