Brassia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Brassia genus of tropical American epiphytic orchids having striking axillary racemes of yellow to green spiderlike flowers with long slender sepals and warty lips: spider orchids
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Usage

In literature:

And here is a new Brassia just named by the pontiff of orchidology, Professor Reichenbach.
"About Orchids" by Frederick Boyle
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