Definition of Purple-hooded orchis
1. Noun. North American orchid having a spike of violet-purple flowers mixed with white; sepals and petals form a hood.
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Literary usage of Purple-hooded orchis
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1. From My Quebec Scrap-book by George Moore Fairchild (1907)
"Our list of wild flowers for early June in the vicinity of Cap Rouge, and about the beach is as follows:— Purple hooded orchis, large yellow orchis ..."