genus habenaria definition

  • noun:
    • mainly terrestrial orchids with tubers or fleshy origins usually having very long slender spurs and petals and lip lobes; includes types previously placed in genus Gymnadeniopsis
    • chiefly terrestrial orchids with tubers or fleshy roots frequently having long slender spurs and petals and lip lobes; includes types previously put into genus Gymnadeniopsis
    • chiefly terrestrial orchids with tubers or fleshy roots usually having long slender spurs and petals and lip lobes; includes species previously put in genus Gymnadeniopsis
    • chiefly terrestrial orchids with tubers or fleshy roots often having very long slender spurs and petals and lip lobes; includes types formerly placed in genus Gymnadeniopsis
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