Definition of Bletilla striata
1. Noun. Japanese orchid with white-striped leaves and slender erect racemes of rose to magenta flowers; often cultivated; sometimes placed in genus Bletia.
Generic synonyms: Orchid, Orchidaceous Plant
Group relationships: Bletilla, Genus Bletilla
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Literary usage of Bletilla striata
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1. Alternative Medicine: Expanding Medical Horizons by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"Bletilla rhizome (bletilla striata [baiji]). Bai ji, in powdered form or in a powder made from starch and a decoction of bai ji, helped control bleeding in ..."