trumpet flower


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trumpet flower

indicates notoriety. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 178]
See: Fame
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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.
The curious nomad's wanderings are frequently rewarded: Exotic trumpet flowers bloom behind deserted streets, in darkness.
When you first get your potted lily, its trumpet flowers full of fragrance, make sure you keep the soil just moist.
To get acquainted with my yard, I consulted a local nursery and came away smiling after learning the red and white trumpet flowers of lush honeysuckle vines and purple floral clusters on Abelia shrubs are providing nectar for hummingbirds.
Twinberry honeysuckle (Lonicera involucrata) has pairs of tiny red-orange trumpet flowers tipped in yellow during spring and summer that are followed by black berries.
Along busy Coburg Road out front, the owners planted palm trees, banana trees and angel trumpet flowers.
The colourful trumpet flowers of this beautiful house plant (otherwise known as Sinningia speciosa) will brighten up shady corners of the greenhouse or the house.
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.