genus Hexalectris


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Noun1.genus Hexalectris - a monocotyledonous genus of the family Orchidaceae
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
crested coral root, Hexalectris spicata - orchid with yellowish-brown flowers with dark veins; southeastern Arizona to the eastern United States
Hexalectris warnockii, Texas purple spike - orchid with slender nearly leafless reddish-brown stems with loose racemes of reddish-brown flowers; of open brushy woods of southeastern Arizona and central Texas