ram's-head lady's slipper


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Noun1.ram's-head lady's slipper - orchid of northern North America having a brownish-green flower and red-and-white lip suggestive of a ram's head
ladies' slipper, lady's slipper, lady-slipper, slipper orchid - any of several chiefly American wildflowers having an inflated pouchlike lip; difficult or impossible to cultivate in the garden
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Techniques of sensitive management are applied to native wild orchids, such as the rare ram's-head lady's slippers found growing at the edge of a 10-square-mile bog.