Definitions for "Oncidium"
A genus of tropical orchidaceous plants, the flower of one species of which (Oncidium Papilio) resembles a butterfly.
any orchid of the genus Oncidium: characterized by slender branching sprays of small yellow and brown flowers; often grown as houseplants
Oncidium are very popular both for ease of growing and long lasting sprays of flowers. They can be grown both in the home, as well as in a sheltered area in the garden during warmer months and will bloom once a year. All combinations of Oncidium and related types have been produced through hybridizing and offer a wide range of color patterns as well as cultural flexibility.
Keywords:  oncifelis, oncogene
Oncifelis Oncogene