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  1. Orthilia, genus Orthilia(noun)

    a shrubby perennial rhizomatous evergreen herb; grows in damp coniferous woodlands in northern temperate regions


  1. Orthilia

    Orthilia secunda is a flowering plant of the genus Orthilia in the family Ericaceae. It is the only member of the genus. Its common name is sidebells wintergreen and it was previously part of genus Pyrola, the wintergreens. The plant has a circumboreal distribution, growing throughout much of the northern Northern Hemisphere.


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