genus Phragmipedium


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Noun1.genus Phragmipedium - genus of tropical American orchid species often included in genus Cypripedium or Paphiopedilum and Selenipedium: lady slippersgenus Phragmipedium - genus of tropical American orchid species often included in genus Cypripedium or Paphiopedilum and Selenipedium: lady slippers
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
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The South and Central American genus Phragmipedium has fewer species than Paphiopedilum.