Arethusa bulbosa

noun
a bog orchid with usually a solitary fragrant magenta pink blossom with a wide gaping corolla; Canada
Syn: ↑bog rose, ↑wild pink, ↑dragon's mouth
Hypernyms: ↑arethusa
Member Holonyms: ↑genus Arethusa

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  • Arethusa bulbosa — Systematik Familie: Orchideen (Orchidaceae) Unterfamilie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Arethusa bulbosa — ID 5780 Symbol Key ARBU Common Name dragon s mouth Family Orchidaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, DC, DE, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, VA …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Arethusa bulbosa L. — Symbol ARBU Common Name dragon s mouth Botanical Family Orchidaceae …   Scientific plant list

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  • Arethusa — (griechisch Ἀρέθουσα) ist: in der griechischen Mythologie: Arethusa (Mythologie), eine der Najaden Arethusa (Hesperide), eine der Hesperiden Arethusa (Nereide), eine der Nereiden Arethusa, ein Hund des Aktaion in der historischen Geographie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Arethusa — [ar΄ə tho͞o′zə, er΄ə tho͞o′zə; ar΄əthyo͞o′zə, er΄əthyo͞o′zə; ar΄ə tho͞o′sə, er΄ə tho͞osə, ar΄ə thyo͞o′sə, er΄ə thyo͞o′sə] n. [L < Gr. Arethousa] 1. Gr. Myth. a woodland nymph, changed into a stream by Artemis so that she might escape her… …   English World dictionary

  • Arethusa (orquídea) — Para el personaje mitológico, véase Aretusa.   Arethusa …   Wikipedia Español

  • Arethusa — Arethusa …   Wikipédia en Français

  • arethusa — /ar euh thooh zeuh/, n. 1. Also called dragon s mouth, swamp pink. an orchid, Arethusa bulbosa, of eastern North America, having a solitary pink flower with a blotched, fringed lip: now rare. 2. (cap.) Class. Myth. a nymph who was changed into a… …   Universalium

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