Definition of Nelumbiums
1. nelumbium [n] - See also: nelumbium
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Literary usage of Nelumbiums
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1. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1901)
"If nelumbiums are dug before they start into growth, the tubers should be ... It must be understood that while the nelumbiums are hardy, they are only so as ..."
2. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1914)
"289), a layer of rich soil is necessary if the things are to be planted out, as is best for nelumbiums. The soil best suited for aquatics is a turfy loam, ..."
3. Making a Water Garden by William Tricker (1913)
"This covering is un- equaled, but then again where nelumbiums are grown in a pond that is to be drained in winter, a heavier coating of leaves should be ..."
4. How to Make a Flower Garden: A Manual of Practical Information and Suggestions by Wilhelm Miller (1903)
"... both hardy and tender, day- and night-flowering, nelumbiums victor'as, and miscel aneous plants. The season begins in April, and by the latter end of ..."
5. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: Historical and Descriptive by William Jackson Bean, William Turner Thiselton-Dyer (1908)
"15 House was built, the nelumbiums have been cultivated in the small beds at the corners. These beds, nearly filled with rich soil and connected with the ..."
6. The Book of the Garden by Charles McIntosh (1855)
"The Euryale, nelumbiums, ami Victoria are propagated only by seed, which is produced sufficiently freely. When ripe they should be removed from the capsule» ..."
7. Transactions of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society.: Horticultural Hall by Massachusetts Horticultural Society, W.D. Ticknor & Co, James Englebert Teschemacher (1896)
"... nelumbiums. Sedges, Papyrus, ami other aquatic plants, arranged for effect, to include not less than twenty-five blooms of ..."