Definition of Stream orchid
1. Noun. Orchid growing along streams or ponds of western North America having leafy stems and 1 greenish-brown and pinkish flower in the axil of each upper leaf.
Group relationships: Epipactis, Genus Epipactis
Generic synonyms: Helleborine
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stream Orchid
Literary usage of Stream orchid
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1. Adventure Guide to the Sierra Nevada by Wilbur H. Morrison (2000)
"Buttercups, western dog violet, stream orchid and watercress are a few of the resident wildflowers. Red-legged frogs and ringneck snakes are among the ..."