Definition of Oleanders

1. Noun. (plural of oleander) ¹



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Definition of Oleanders

1. oleander [n] - See also: oleander

Lexicographical Neighbors of Oleanders

oldwench
oldwife
oldwives
oldy
ole
olea
oleaceous
oleaginous
oleaginously
oleaginousness
oleamen
oleamide
oleamides
oleander
oleander fern
oleanders
oleandomycin
oleandomycin phosphate
oleandomycins
oleandrin
oleandrine
oleanolic
oleanolic acid
oleanolic acids
oleanonic
oleanonic acid
olearias
oleaster
oleaster family
oleasters

Literary usage of Oleanders

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. American Flower Garden Directory by Robert Buist (1832)
"MYRTLES AND Oleanders. If any of these have grown irregularly, ... Oleanders are very subject to the white scaly insect, and before the heat of summer ..."

2. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1897)
"Oleanders hot-bed or greenhouse in March or April ; but the simplest plan is to make cuttings from the new shoots in spring. The soil most suitable for it ..."

3. The Theological and Literary Journal (1850)
"Clusters of white and pink 1 oleanders bloom along the margin of the water. The soil of the narrow plain, between the river and the range of low hills that ..."

4. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1901)
"Oleanders are of easy culture, and are well adapted to city conditions. ... Oleanders are poisonous, and ноте people have died from carelessly eating the ..."

5. A Natural History of the British Lepidoptera: A Text-book for Students and by James William Tutt (1904)
"Since then I have often examined the oleanders in July but have never found larvae, the usual time for their occurrence here being in September and October. ..."

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