Definition of Phloxes

1. Noun. (plural of phlox) ¹



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Definition of Phloxes

1. phlox [n] - See also: phlox

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phloxes

phlorhizin
phloridzin
phlorizin
phlorizin diabetes
phlorizin glycosuria
phlorizins
phloroglucin
phloroglucinol
phloroglucinol reductase
phloroglucinols
phlorol
phlorols
phlorone
phlox
phlox family
phloxes (current term)
phloxine
phloxlike
phlyctena
phlyctenae
phlyctenar
phlyctenoid
phlyctenosis
phlyctenous
phlyctenula
phlyctenular
phlyctenular conjunctivitis
phlyctenular keratitis
phlyctenular ophthalmia
phlyctenular pannus

Literary usage of Phloxes

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1. Rock Gardening for Amateurs by Harry Higgott Thomas (1914)
"The dwarf phloxes are not alpine flowers, but they are, nevertheless, most admirably suited for associating with them. They grow wild on the hills of ..."

2. The English Flower Garden and Home Grounds: Design and Arrangement Shown by by William Robinson (1907)
"Next to these are several that may be grouped as running or creeping phloxes, perennial, but with prostrate stems. Lastly, there are the well-known tall ..."

3. The Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries and by C M Hovey (1855)
"... large irregular-shaped beds between this and the next circular walk may be planted with a good assortment of tall growing perennials; such as phloxes, ..."

4. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1897)
"phloxes etc. Flowers of great beauty, five-lobed, funnel-shaped, white, appearing in ... Few plants are more deservedly popular than phloxes) and their ..."

5. Popular Garden Flowers: Anemones, Asters, Begonias ... [et Al.] by Walter Page Wright (1911)
"... XXX ON phloxes BEAUTIFUL as a flower, and magnificent as a garden plant, the Phlox is fortunately in a position to arouse interest by its own merits. ..."

6. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1899)
"A Revision of the Western North American phloxes" is the title of a valuable contribution by Elias Nelson, of the University of Wyoming. ..."

7. Landscape in American Poetry by Lucy Larcom (1879)
"... Mrs. Celia Thaxter, of whose sea-swept garden the artist gives us a glimpse : Come out into the garden, where the crimson phloxes burn, ..."

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