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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An Old World plant having narrow basal leaves and pink or blue or white racemose flowers.

Usage examples (28)
  • Some of the small early bulbs do well in shade too, esp. scilla.
  • The latter are at the end of the season now, the scilla at the top.
  • In the flower bed we have lots of blue scilla, plus crocus and Snowdrops.
  • Poet's narcissus flowered and this scilla scilla planted together bloom at same time for more
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