rattlesnake orchid


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Noun1.rattlesnake orchid - any of various orchids of the genus Pholidota having numerous white to brown flowers in spiraling racemes clothed in slightly inflated bracts and resembling a rattlesnake's tail
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
genus Pholidota, Pholidota - genus of mostly epiphytic orchids of Indonesia and the western Pacific