The dark, damp wilderness is favorable to some of these orchidaceous plants, though they are too delicate for cultivation.
Monsieur St. Leger, nettled, sent some dried flowers for a testimony; but the mind of the orchidaceous public was made up.
Many of our orchidaceous plants absolutely require the visits of moths to remove their pollen-masses and thus to fertilise them.
The tree trunks and branches were rich in symbiotic life, with ferns, lianas, and orchidaceous plants of many species.
Here and there the bright flowers of some orchidaceous plant ornamented their summits, or hung down from their boughs.