Definition of Rhododendrons

1. Noun. (plural of rhododendron) ¹



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Definition of Rhododendrons

1. rhododendron [n] - See also: rhododendron

Lexicographical Neighbors of Rhododendrons

rhodizonic
rhodizonic acid
rhodnius
rhodo-
rhodobacter
rhodobacter capsulatus
rhodobacter sphaeroides
rhodocene
rhodochrosite
rhodochrosites
rhodococcus
rhodococcus equi
rhodocrinite
rhododendron
rhododendronlike
rhododendrons (current term)
rhodogenesis
rhodolite
rhodolites
rhodomontade
rhodomontades
rhodonite
rhodonites
rhodophane
rhodophylactic
rhodophylaxis
rhodophyte
rhodophytes
rhodopseudomonas
rhodopsin

Literary usage of Rhododendrons

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

1. Landscape Gardening Studies by Samuel Parsons (1910)
"XX rhododendrons IT has been often said that England and Holland have the advantage over America in growing rhododendrons, while America triumphs in her ..."

2. The Floral World and Garden Guide by Shirley Hibberd (1863)
"The spergula and the rhododendrons competed with each other and grew out of bounds, ... This present winter the rhododendrons were taken up and seven huge ..."

3. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"The rhododendrons possess but few economic properties. ... The rhododendrons belong to our most ornamental and most beautiful flowering shrubs and are often ..."

4. Life in the forests of the Far East by Spenser St. John (1862)
"... and rhododendrons—Old Kayan Encampment—Detached Rocks— Ascent of Molu—Two new Species of Nepenthes—Difficult Climbing—New rhododendrons—Stopped by a ..."

5. The Review of Applied Entomology by Commonwealth Institute of Entomology, Imperial Bureau of Entomology (1916)
"They damage the leaves of various plants and especially ferns, rhododendrons, orchids, etc. In the open they are also found on strawberries and raspberries. ..."

6. The Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries and by C M Hovey (1862)
"The light and dark colored rhododendrons, the golden, rosy-hued, orange, and flame colored azaleas, and the pinky ..."

7. Himalayan journals; or, Notes of a naturalist in Bengal, the Sikkim and by Joseph Dalton Hooker (1855)
"... Cliffs—Cascades—Flora of Churra—Orchids—rhododendrons—Pine —Climate—Extraordinary rain-fall—Its effects —Gardens of Lieuts. Babau and Cave—Leave Churra ..."

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