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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any plant of a particular genus having finely divided leaves and showy variegated flowers.

Usage examples (3)
  • White schizanthus along the edge, covered up the old forget-me-nots, and funkia lilies (subcordata) threw up their buds.
  • You can use spring-flowering bulbs to give the vertical spires in the tabletop garden, and surround these with lower undulating hummocks of all the best spring bedding -...
  • In the beds were asters, celosia, balsam, nasturtiums, marigold, zinnia, carnation, schizanthus, sweet peas, dahlias, gladiolus, candytuft, lilies, scabiosa, stocks,... for more
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