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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A plant of western America having hairy leaves and long-stalked flowers in hot vibrant colors from golden yellow and copper to rich burgundy.

Usage examples (27)
  • Plant species from the Asteraceae or daisy family such as gaillardia, cosmos, coreopsis and beach sunflower as well as ornamental grasses, and allow the flowers to go to...
  • I really need to add some gaillardia to my garden next summer.
  • A little gaillardia is blooming red orange in amongst the sedum.
  • Why there could be a carpet of gaillardia here and there a bank of primrose. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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