Definition of Lady tulip

1. Noun. Eurasian tulip with small flowers blotched at the base.

Exact synonyms: Candlestick Tulip, Tulipa Clusiana
Generic synonyms: Tulip



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lady Tulip

lady friend
lady friends
lady gardens
lady killer
lady killers
lady of pleasure
lady of the house
lady or tiger
lady palm
lady smock
lady smocks
lady tulip (current term)
lady who lunches
ladybeetle
ladybeetles
ladybird
ladybird beetle
ladybird spider
ladybirds
ladyboys
ladybug
ladybugs
ladyclock
ladyclocks
ladycow

Literary usage of Lady tulip

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1. Handbook of Nature-study for Teachers and Parents: Based on the Cornell by Anna Botsford Comstock (1911)
"... the lady tulip would be a stately flower, if we should consider her history. She made her way into Europe from the Orient during the sixteenth century, ..."

2. Bulbs and Tuberous-rooted Plants: Their History, Description, Methods of by Charles Linnaeus Allen (1893)
"Among them are the following, all worthy a place in the garden : T. Clusiana (Lady Tulip).—A very beautiful species with white flowers, which are pink at ..."

3. Bulbs and Tuberous-rooted Plants: Their History, Description, Methods of by Charles Linnaeus Allen (1905)
"Among them are the following, all worthy a place in the garden: T. Clusiana (Lady Tulip).—A very beautiful species with white flowers, which are pink at the ..."

4. Bulbs and Tuberous-rooted Plants: Their History, Description, Methods of by Charles Linnaeus Allen (1912)
"... and we find some of the species quite commonly cultivated. Among them are the following, all worthy a place in the garden: T. Clusiana (lady tulip). ..."

5. The English Flower Garden and Home Grounds: Design and Arrangement Shown by by William Robinson (1907)
"T. CLUSIANA, the dainty lady tulip, came from the Mediterranean region as long ago as 1636, has small flowers, and is not more than I ft. or so in height. ..."

6. Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society by Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain). (1879)
"This, the well known lady tulip of the South of France, is one of the most distinct and beautiful of the genus. Its flowers are small, of a rose colour ..."

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