trumpet flower


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Related to trumpet flower: Datura, angel's trumpet, Brugmansia, trumpet vine, trumpet tree

trumpet flower

indicates notoriety. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 178]
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This miraculous plant grows year in, year out, with no human supervision of any kind, absorbing the fumes of tens of thousands of automobiles, never watered except by rainfall, yet putting out scads of glossy green leaves and bright yellow trumpet flowers each spring.
Waser sighs at the thought of textbooks that expound on long, red trumpet flowers that fit hummingbirds or blooms that seep nectar at just the right depth for a certain moth's unfurled proboscis.
Best is 'Countess of Haddington' with great frilled trumpet flowers of white touched with delicate pink.
Types like 'Everett's Choice' and 'Select Mattole' cascade with scarlet trumpet flowers.
Lilies THESE beautiful, fragrant summer-flowering bulbs produce large, flared trumpet flowers in an array of colours just when the garden may be running out of steam in mid-summer.
The yellow/white Halliana is a Japanese joy which adorns many a trellis (well, one of mine anyway), while the trumpet flowers of the Dropmore Scarlet last ages.
The hawk moth -- which, in its larval or caterpillar form is known as the tomato hornworm -- has a long proboscis that is especially well-suited to harvesting the nectar found at the base of Brugmansia's trumpet flowers.
This glossy-leafed beauty with long, slim, yellow trumpet flowers inhabits the rainforest's roof garden atop giant, old trees.
They're also known as 'Angels' Trumpets', and their huge dangling trumpet flowers are certainly heavenly.
This is among the easiest of lilies to grow and a surefire winner, with its majestic white trumpet flowers flushed with pink which appear in June and July.
REGAL LILY (LILIUM REGALE) THIS is among the easiest of lilies to grow and a surefire winner, with its majestic white trumpet flowers flushed with pink which appear in June and July, and delicious scent which can fill a patio.