While waiting, he noticed the orchid had been moved.
It would appear, then, that the orchid flower differs from the more general monocotyledonous type in the irregularity of the perianth, in the suppression of five out of six stamens, and in the union of the one stamen and the stigmas.
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When we have mentioned vanilla, which consists of the fleshy pods of an orchid, we have mentioned about the only economic product that now comes into market.
She took the orchid from him, set it on the coffee table, stood back and admired it.
The East Indian orchid house takes in those species which are found in the warm parts of the eastern hemisphere, as well as those from the hottest parts of the western, and its temperature should range from about 70° to 80° during the summer or growing season and from 65° to 70° during winter.
If you don't like the orchid, it's okay, my ego isn't that fragile.
Ground orchids and tree orchids are well represented; Polystachya liberica, an epiphytic orchid with sprays of exquisite small flowers of purple and gold, might well be introduced into horticulture for its beauty.
Among those found throughout the country are the Dierama pendula, the orchid and the " everlasting."
The word Orchis is used in a special sense to denote a particular genus of the Orchid family (Orchidaceae); very frequently, also, it is employed in a more general way to indicate any member of that large and very interesting group. It will be convenient here to use the word Orchis as applying to that particular genus which gives its name to the order or family, and to employ the term "orchid" in the less precise sense.
Burberry, The Orchid Cultivator's Handbook; B.
To keep a valuable collection of orchids in good condition requires the services of an expert orchid grower.
The surface of the summit (the highest point is variously stated at 3549, 35 82 and 3850 ft.) is broken into small valleys and hills, and is covered with luxuriant vegetation, its flora including the superb orchid Disa grandiflora and the well-known silver tree.
The Mexican or Brazilian orchid house accommodates the plants from the warm parts of South America, and its temperature should range from about 65° to 75° during summer and from 60° to 65° in winter.
Williams, The Orchid Grower's Manual; J.
One of the easels held the painting of the orchid and on the other sat a sketch of him.
He walked toward the orchid.
Ericaceae, Pyrolaceae, Gentianaceae, Orchidaceae, ferns, &c. Recent experiments have shown that the difficulties of getting orchid seeds to germinate are due to the absence of the necessary fungus, which must be in readiness to infect the young seedling immediately it emerges from the seed.
Borda, Compendio de historia de Colombia (Bogota, 1890); Salvador Roldan Camacho, Notas de viaje (Bogota, 1890), and Escritos varios (Bogota, 1892); Dr Alfred Hettner, Reisen in den colombianischen Anden (Leipzig, 1888); Angel Lemos, Compendio de geografia de la Republica de Colombia (Medellin, 1894); Albert Millican, Travels and Adventures of an Orchid Hunter (London, 1891); J.
She answered quickly, and gasped upon seeing the orchid.
Something caught his eye in the far corner of the room, the orchid.
As well as marram grass there are a lot of flowering plants such as ladies bedstraw, northern marsh orchid and cowslip.
Specialities of the reserve: Tussock sedge, bog pimpernel, bog pimpernel, bogbean, southern marsh orchid, reed bunting, snipe, grass snake.
colourid Festival Escape the cold and dark winter to come and see vibrant colors at Kew's 10th annual orchid festival.
oncidium orchid for about a year.
A structure called the cool orchid house is set apart for the accommodation of the many lovely mountain species from South America and India, such as odontoglossums, masdevallias, &c., and in this the more uniform the temperature can be kept the better, that in summer varying between Cyanophyllum (Miconia) Cycas Dieffenbachia Dipladenia* Dracaena Eranthemum Eucharist Euphorbia Ficus Franciscea Gardenia Gesnera Gloriosa* Gloxinia f Heliconia f Hoffmannia I pomaea * Ixora Jacobinia Jasminum* Luculia Maranta Medinilla Meyenia Musa Nelumbium f Nepenthes Nymphaea f Oxera * Pancratium f Pandanus Passiflora* Pavetta Petraea * Pleroma* Poinsettia Rondeletia Sanchezia Schubertia* Scutellaria Stephanotis Tabernaemontana Terminalia Thunbergia Torenia Thyrsacanthus Tydaea Vinca Abutilon Acacia Agapanthus Agathaea Agave Alonsoa Aloysia Amaryllis Ardisia Asparagus Aspidistra Asystasia (Mackaya) Azalea Bauera Begonia Blandfordia Bomarea * Boronia Bougainvillea * Bouvardia Brugmansia Calceolaria Camellia Campanula Canna Celosia Cestrum * Chorizema* Chrysanthemum Cineraria 60° and 65°, and in winter from 45° to 60°.
The death dealer touched a gloved finger to a blank spot on the construction paper, and an orchid sprung up, ethereal and hovering over the paper.
The death dealer touched the paper again, and another orchid appeared, stretched, and morphed into a second fairy.
Floral diagram of typical orchid flower; 1, labellum; a, anther; s, rudiments of barren stamens (staminodes).
The florist disappeared into the back as Jackson paced, then returned with a delicate star-shaped orchid.
You were so sincere and kind, I couldn't say no to dinnerâ€¦ I had every intention of telling you at my house before we even went out, then you brought that beautiful orchid and you were such a gentleman.
The bogs support unusual plants species such as the insectivorous sundews and pale butterwort, the showy bog asphodel and early marsh orchid.
Each species of bee orchid is pollinated by a specific species of bee orchid is pollinated by a specific species of bee, males of which try to mate with the flower.
The woodland is of regional importance as it contains many important plants such as giant bellflower and early purple orchid.
Many interesting plants can be seen here such as rock-rose, vipers bugloss and many orchid species.
Plants present in the grassland include pignut, harebell, kidney vetch and several orchids including greater butterfly orchid.
Dartmoor's haymeadows contain a striking array of plants such as the greater butterfly orchid, and support a wide range of wildlife.
wild columbine, early and northern marsh orchid, grass of Parnassus and fragrant orchid grown in similar situations.
There are 65 students in this graduating class, and all looked very smart in their uniforms, each with a beautiful orchid corsage.
fen orchid and pennyroyal barely survive outside nature reserves and SSI sites.
Over one hundred species of plant have been recorded here, including green winged orchid and adder's tongue fern.
He has recently received a grant from the Russian Foundation for Fundamental Sciences to work on the orchid flora of Russia.
frog orchid in Suffolk.
In orchid seeds, the nutrients required for germination are provided by a mycorrhizal fungus with which it forms an association.
genuscribe the cultural requirements of five different warm climate orchid genera.
The chalk grassland supports several rare and scarce plants, including the nationally scarce man orchid and the nationally rare ground pine.
Upland calcareous grassland occurs on landslip material below the chalk cliffs; species include harebell, thyme, purging flax and early purple orchid.
The collection was started in 1930 by Victor S. Summerhayes, who was curator of the orchid herbarium at that time.
chalk hills are home to several species of orchid.
The region's flora includes 60 species of orchid, and the varied bird life includes hummingbirds and various species of birds of prey.
infuriateorientation orchid, which reverses all joystick controls, is particularly infuriating.
lizard orchid is, however, unprecedented.
marsh orchid at Brooklands In 1996 the Trust decided to create a 1 ha.
Darwin communicated one of Scott's papers on the orchid oncidium to the Linnean Society in 1864 (Scott 1864b ).
Britain has always had great rarities in its flora, such as the lady's slipper orchid.
Three species of heather flower here, alongside carpets of the delicate heath spotted orchid.
Green-winged orchid - this common orchid is evident where rabbits have grazed the sward.
orchid growers, please.
orchid flora of Papua New Guinea has appeared.
orchid thief into a film.
orchid hybrids with each issue.
orchid species found in France, 63 can be found in the park.
There are also patches of wild garlic, twayblade and early-purple orchid.
The most recent painting, by Angela Mirro, is of a rare Peruvian slipper orchid discovered in 2002.
Some plants such as the fen orchid and pennyroyal barely survive outside nature reserves and SSI sites.
Two juvenile peregrines flew along a cliff high above us while the local flora included Ramonda, Pyramidal Orchid and Pyrenean Saxifrage.
This small chalk pit lying deep within Thetford Forest has the largest colony of military orchid in Britain.
Pyramidal orchid, dwarf thistle, together with hoary plantain, a pretty relative of a common lawn weed, are seen.
We saw a roadside Woodcock Orchid Ophrys scolopax and had a fine view of a Short-toed Eagle flying over.
Specialities of the reserve: Juniper, meadow saxifrage, wild thyme, pyramidal orchid, round headed rampion, Duke of Burgundy butterfly.
slipper orchid is one of our rarest plants.
specialityass="ex">Specialities of the reserve: Meadow thistle, heath spotted orchid, pignut.
species of orchid.
synonymy of orchid names.
Other plants such as Northern Marsh orchid, greater burnet, ox-eye daisy and melancholy thistle occur in some.
Specialities of the reserve: meadow thistle, heath spotted orchid, pignut.
There are over 270 species of flowering plants including species such as pale toadflax and bee orchid.
tranquillityr the tranquility of Lake Gardens, where you can tour the Bird Park or Orchid Garden.
The rarer varieties include the frog orchid, creeping willow, water aven, knotted pearlwort and lesser twayblade.
natural vanilla is made from the fermented pods of an orchid.
ventilated greenhouses are frequently used for orchid growing.
Common Spotted Orchid Dactylorhiza fuchsii Summer 2002 was a disappointing year for Spotted Orchids on the local protected verge.
Rare species recorded for the site include wood vetch, toothwort, bird's-nest orchid and juniper.
Other specialities include southern marsh orchid and grass vetchling.
vipers bugloss and many orchid species.
A moth orchid is an elegant addition perched on the bathroom windowsill.
Scarce plants found in the area include marsh and dune helleborine, coral root orchid and round-leaved wintergreen.
The same might be said of the magnificent Lissochilus roseus, a terrestrial orchid, growing to 7 ft.
- Tubercular roots of Orchis mascula, a terrestrial Orchid.
Salep, still used in the Levant, consists of the dried tubers of a terrestrial orchid, and contains a relatively large amount of nutritious matter.
the crossing of two individuals not of the same but of two distinct species of plants, as, for instance, two species of rhododendron or two species of orchid (see Hybridism).
The East Indian orchid house takes in those species which are found in the warm parts of the eastern hemisphere, as well as those from the hottest parts of the western, and its temperature should range from about 70Ã‚° to 80Ã‚° during the summer or growing season and from 65Ã‚° to 70Ã‚° during winter.
The Mexican or Brazilian orchid house accommodates the plants from the warm parts of South America, and its temperature should range from about 65Ã‚° to 75Ã‚° during summer and from 60Ã‚° to 65Ã‚° in winter.
A structure called the cool orchid house is set apart for the accommodation of the many lovely mountain species from South America and India, such as odontoglossums, masdevallias, &c., and in this the more uniform the temperature can be kept the better, that in summer varying between Cyanophyllum (Miconia) Cycas Dieffenbachia Dipladenia* Dracaena Eranthemum Eucharist Euphorbia Ficus Franciscea Gardenia Gesnera Gloriosa* Gloxinia f Heliconia f Hoffmannia I pomaea * Ixora Jacobinia Jasminum* Luculia Maranta Medinilla Meyenia Musa Nelumbium f Nepenthes Nymphaea f Oxera * Pancratium f Pandanus Passiflora* Pavetta Petraea * Pleroma* Poinsettia Rondeletia Sanchezia Schubertia* Scutellaria Stephanotis Tabernaemontana Terminalia Thunbergia Torenia Thyrsacanthus Tydaea Vinca Abutilon Acacia Agapanthus Agathaea Agave Alonsoa Aloysia Amaryllis Ardisia Asparagus Aspidistra Asystasia (Mackaya) Azalea Bauera Begonia Blandfordia Bomarea * Boronia Bougainvillea * Bouvardia Brugmansia Calceolaria Camellia Campanula Canna Celosia Cestrum * Chorizema* Chrysanthemum Cineraria 60Ã‚° and 65Ã‚°, and in winter from 45Ã‚° to 60Ã‚°.
This attractive wild orchid has small white flowers twisting up the stem, with a rosette of roundish leaves at the bottom.
The lady 's slipper orchid is one of our rarest plants.
Specialities of the reserve: Meadow thistle, heath spotted orchid, pignut.
This can be used to check spelling and synonymy of orchid names.
Or discover the tranquility of Lake Gardens, where you can tour the Bird Park or Orchid Garden.
Natural vanilla is made from the fermented pods of an orchid.
For this reason, shade houses and well ventilated greenhouses are frequently used for orchid growing.
A citrus and fruity fragrance with notes of pink grapefruit, coconut water, passion fruit, heliotrope, sheer amber, crystal musk, vanilla orchid and blonde woods.
This fragrance, also a success, features the more romantic notes of kiwi, white chocolate, musk, lychee, jasmine, orchid, and quince.
Black Orchid: Ideal for the woman who loves her eyes lined intensely dark, this shade is a sharp, jet black.
Launched in 2005, the fragrance immediately stole hearts with its soft, pleasant blend of mandarin, bergamot, rosewood, apple martini, lavender, patchouli, paper whites, cedar, orchid, white amber, woods and musk.
With its perfect ratio of Mexican vanilla bourbon to dry vanilla bean (plus a hint of spicy orchid flower to round it out), it's nearly the perfect vanilla perfume.
The Mexican cacao tree and vanilla orchid were both native plants in the area.
Orchid: A beautiful flowing purple, green, red, or magenta flower.
Creating an orchid circle can be pricey, however, since you'll typically need between 250 and 1,000 flowers for the task.
It is also popular to place small shells in the bottom of a glass bowl, with a floating candle and an orchid bloom.
As the couple exits the wedding reception area, many Hawaiian themed weddings ask guests to throw orchid petals instead of rice.
Following Kids Incorporated's run of five seasons, Ferguson sang backup for fellow Kids star Martika, before forming the trio Wild Orchid in the mid-1990s.
Wild Orchid broke up shortly thereafter.
The end of Wild Orchid led Ferguson into a depression, with drugs and therapy to get her through the tough times.
Purple Orchid kids' clothing features colorful casual clothing children love.
The brand is also known as Celeb Kids by Purple Orchid.
The Purple Orchid line features clothes that are deceptively simple.
Whether a girl wants to be comfortable and stylish or show off a bit of funk, she can accomplish all of this in Purple Orchid.
The largest selection to be found of Purple Orchid kids' clothing as of this writing is on Amazon.
The bulk of the Purple Orchid kids' clothing lines comprises a variety of tops and dresses.
Most of the dresses in the Purple Orchid clothing line feature retro prints.
Short-sleeve dress with smiles: Much of the Purple Orchid line combines a retro and modern style, as seen in this mini-dress.
T-shirts in the Purple Orchid clothing line include retro prints, funky tye-dye shirts, and solids.
This is another of Purple Orchid's simple shirts with subtle, retro edge.
Your little girls can be outfitted from head to toe in Purple Orchid clothing with matching pants or a skort.
Tie-dye pant in aqua and white: Purple Orchid doesn't make a wide variety of bottoms.
While Purple Orchid clothing is not as widely available as some other brands, the items that are to be found are popular and ideal for kids who want easy clothes with a bit of edge to them.
Purple Orchid offers a retro look and feel with modern-day flair.
Visitors to Costa Rica will find more than 800 bird species, 2,000 unique types of butterflies, 10,000 different plant species (including more than 1,000 species of orchid), 150 different amphibians, and 220 reptile species.
One place to check out, if you are already in Florida, is Last Minute Cruise Line Deals, a business specializing in last-minute cruise bookings located at 16555 White Orchid Lane in Delray Beach.
A. bulbosa is a beautiful American hardy Orchid, which grows in wet meadows or bogland, blossoming in May and June.
B. hyacintha is a beautiful Chinese Orchid, with ribbed leaves, and slender flower-stems 1 foot or more high, bearing about half a dozen showy flowers of a deep rosy pink.
Calopogon - C. pulchellus is a beautiful hardy Orchid suitable for boggy ground, the flowers pink, 1 inch in diameter, in clusters of two to six upon a stem, beautifully bearded with white, yellow, and purple hairs.
Calypso - C. borealis is a pretty little hardy Orchid, with rosy-purple sepals and petals, and a white lip, heavily blotched with cinnamon brown, from the cold regions of N.
L. formosa is beautiful at all seasons, even in the depth of winter, owing to the color of its foliage, which is as green as the Holly; and it bears spikes of flowers of snowy whiteness like some delicate Orchid.
E. palustris is a somewhat showy hardy Orchid, 1 to 1 1/2 feet high, flowering late in summer, and bearing rather handsome purplish flowers.
Orchis Foliosa - A handsome Orchid, one of the finest of the hardy kinds, 2 feet or more in height, with long spikes of rosy-purple blossoms in May, lasting long in bloom.
Rattlesnake Plantain (Goodyera) - A beautiful little Orchid, G. pubescens having leaves close to the ground, delicately veined with silver; hardy, distinct, and charming, though its flowers are not showy.
This dress is available in a choice of black, orchid, celery or pink in sizes 14 to 24.
It comes in two colors: Orchid Sizzle and Fresh Bloom, which is a lovely pink.
Orchid Noir Creations offers a beautiful red and white tribal dragon emblem on a lovely assortment of tee shirts and gift items.
Contemporary: For a modern bride and her flower girls, a single orchid or lily bloom makes a bold and memorable hair accessory.
Whether you opt for a striking orchid or go simple and elegant with a small daisy or peony bloom, flowers add an undeniable touch of class and femininity to every wardrobe.
Origami Resource Center: The resource center offers plenty of links to interesting intermediate flower diagrams across the web, such as a flower with a star, blossoming flower, and three birds orchid.
However, if you're searching for a shot of color, you'll also find fun fashions in cherry, meadow, orchid, and other trendy colors.
While she had done some acting and been a member of the group Wild Orchid, it was with the Black Eyed Peas that Stacy Ann Ferguson, better known as Fergie, became a star.
The Orchid Boutique has upscale monokinis in a variety of designs and prints.
A pretty floral pattern paired with a dark bottom make the Island Orchid one piece perfect for women who want to focus on their top halves while minimizing their bottom halves.
The Orchid Boutique: The Orchid Boutique ffers a number of sexy one-piece designs with padded tops.
The Orchid Boutique carries one-piece and two-piece padded swimwear styles, so no matter your coverage preference, you're sure to find a dazzling suit that not only looks good, it also makes you look better.
For a walk on the wild side, nothing's better than the Drusas in orchid leather.
The island also boasts a variety of botanical gardens and orchid farms, black sand beaches, cattle ranches, ski (yes, ski) resorts, and a number of luxurious resorts.
The area is home to a number of black sand beaches, the famous orchid farms, and the Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut factory.
Factory Apparel Direct has ladies' micro-fleece pajamas for $29.95 in blue, orchid, or rose.
True to its name, it's part sweet and part edgy, with notes of mandarin, saffron and white thyme toying with hints of orchid and spicy ylang ylang.
Their UA Butter Soft Unisex Scrub Set is on sale for $17.99 and comes in colors such as Plum Fantasy, Orchid Pink, Playful Pink, Peach Blush and Aqua Sky.
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