jewel orchid

noun
any of several delicate Asiatic orchids grown especially for their velvety leaves with metallic white or gold veining
Hypernyms: ↑orchid, ↑orchidaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Anoectochilus, ↑genus Anoectochilus

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