One of the two opposite divisions of a labiate corolla.
The odd and peculiar petal in the Orchis family. See Orchidaceous.
The orchid labellum, a modified petal in an orchid flower, usually differing markedly in size, coloration, and form from the other two petals.
n. (AS. lippa, lippe, lip) the upper or lower part of a bilabiate calyx or corolla.
The upper or lower protruding part part of a irregular flower (corolla or calyx).
The lowermost, often highly modified, petal of some flowers as in orchids, mints, and penstemons.
An odd shaped petal. ( larger, or 2 connected together, etc.)
A modified lower petal that projects or expands (see Orchid or Violet flowers).
A modified petal of the orchid flower specialized to aid in pollination and different than the other petals.
one part of a two-lipped (bilabiate) flower; in the orchids (Orchidaceae), the odd petal that is usually the lowest.
One of the parts in a corolla or calyx divided into two unequal parts.
A modified petal, usually quite distinct from the other two petals. The labellum. In some genera this is highly modified into a pouch to aid fertilization in nature e.g. Slipper orchids such as Paphiopedilum.
Lower petal inferior of an orchid flower, specialized in helping pollination of the plant by insects. It has a distinct, generally bigger shape than other petals in the flower.
The lower petal forming a lip as in the orchid and mint families.
The upper or lower petal of many irregular flowers.
Lip is the main character from the puzzle game Panel de Pon. In the non-Japanese version of the game, Tetris Attack, she was replaced with Yoshi, and in the Nintendo Puzzle Collection she was replaced with her daughter Furil. Lip refers to herself as a flower fairy.