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Noun1.greenhood - any of numerous orchids of the genus Pterostylis having leaves in a basal rosette and green flowers often striped purple or brown or red with the dorsal sepal incurved to form a hoodgreenhood - any of numerous orchids of the genus Pterostylis having leaves in a basal rosette and green flowers often striped purple or brown or red with the dorsal sepal incurved to form a hood
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
genus Pterostylis, Pterostylis - genus of terrestrial orchids of Australia and New Zealand and western Pacific
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More recent survey work and understanding of the floristics of MCFFR now recognise an additional eight species and two plant communities that are of significance because they are rare, vulnerable or poorly known at a regional or State level: Summer Spider-orchid Caladenia flavovirens (State significance), Wine-lipped Spider-orchid Caladenia oenochila (State significance), Fringed Helmet-orchid Corybas fimbriatus, Green-striped Greenhood Pterostylis chlorogramma (National and State significance), Cobra Greenhood Pterostylis grandiflora, Red-tipped Greenhood Pterostylis sp.
com)-- Atlanta's John Marshall Law School in partnership with the Governor's Office of Transition, Support & Reentry, and GREENHOOD hosted the Seventh Annual Home for Good Forum and Job Fair on Thursday, November 12, 2015 at the Blackburn Conference Center.
Pollard, "Reminiscences of an Amateur Book Builder" (part 4); Dard Hunter, "A Signature of Handmade Paper" (part 4); and David Greenhood, "A Sermon on Space" (part 4) exemplify editorial material on design and bookmaking.
Robert D, Hooper W and M Greenhood Practical food microbiology.
Nicholas Greenhood, 32, was held in 2006 for stealing pounds 160,000 of sat navs and iPods from his workplace.