HyperDic: iridaceous_plant

English > 1 sense of the expression iridaceous plant:
NOUNplantiridaceous plantany bulbous plant of the family Iridaceae
English > iridaceous plant: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningAny bulbous plant of the family Iridaceae.
Member ofIridaceae, family Iridaceae, iris familylarge family of usually perennial geophytic herbs with rhizomes or corms or bulbs
Narrowerblackberry-lily, leopard lily, Belamcanda chinensisgarden plant whose capsule discloses when ripe a mass of seeds resembling a blackberry
blue-eyed grassplant with grasslike foliage and delicate blue flowers
corn lilyAny of several South African plants of the genus Ixia having grasslike leaves and clusters of showy variously colored lily-like flowers
crocusAny of numerous low-growing plants of the genus Crocus having slender grasslike leaves and white or yellow or purple flowers
freesiaAny of several plants of the genus Freesia valued for their one-sided clusters of usually fragrant yellow or white or pink tubular flowers
gladiolus, gladiola, glad, sword lilyAny of numerous plants of the genus Gladiolus native chiefly to tropical and South Africa having sword-shaped leaves and one-sided spikes of brightly colored funnel-shaped flowers
iris, flag, fleur-de-lis, sword lilyplants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals
Broaderbulbous plantplant growing from a bulb
Spanishiridácea, planta iridácea
Catalaniridàcia, planta iridàcia

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