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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of plants that bloom during the summer.

Usage examples (19)
  • The majority of the plants she grew for drying were summer-flowering.
  • -- For summer-flowering plants sow the seed in spring, and thin out to a distance of 9 in. apart.
  • Buy and plant summer-flowering bulbs, such as gladiolus, lilies and ornamental onions, in the spring generally February through April.
  • A hardy, summer-flowering, bulbous plant 3 ft. to 4 ft. in height, gracefully surmounted with from twenty to fifty pendent, bell-shaped snow-white flowers. for more
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