Sarcochilus


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Related to Sarcochilus: Sarcochilus falcatus
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Noun1.Sarcochilus - diminutive epiphytic or lithophytic orchids with clumped short-stemmed foliage and arching racemes of colorful flowersSarcochilus - diminutive epiphytic or lithophytic orchids with clumped short-stemmed foliage and arching racemes of colorful flowers; Australia and Polynesia to southeastern Asia
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
orange-blossom orchid, Sarcochilus falcatus - diminutive Australian orchid with loose racemes of fragrant white flowers with purple and orange markings on the lip
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Helionothrips errans is a generalist on orchids, recorded from Cymbidium Sw., Cattleya Lindl., Dendrobium Sw., Dockrillia Brieger, Sarcochilus R.
Solihull and District Orchid Society, Talk, Sarcochilus, by Mr Peter Higgins, Arden School, Station Road, Knowle, 2.15pm.