Origin of orchis
Examples from the Web for orchis
The sides of Mount Hunter, though very steep, were clothed with timber to the summit, and the ground filled with the Orchis root.
I went after an orchis, and then I saw some Solomon's seal; and oh!Heartsease|Charlotte M. Yonge
With much grief of heart, China Aster so informed Orchis' agent.The Confidence-Man|Herman Melville
This Orchis is common all over the country, where it grows in damp woods, on chalky banks, and in meadows and pastures.Flowers Shown to the Children|C. E. Smith
She gathered purple colt's-foot and orchis, yellow iris and goats' honeysuckle.A Tatter of Scarlet|S. R. Crockett