banksia rose

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n banksia rose Chinese evergreen climbing rose with yellow or white single flowers
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Usage

In literature:

As we passed through to supper, I plucked a spray of yellow Banksia rose, and put it in my buttonhole.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece" by John Addington Symonds
As we passed through to supper, I plucked a spray of yellow Banksia rose, and put it in my buttonhole.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Complete" by John Symonds
She cut great sprays from the Banksia rose and brought them back with her.
"A Girl in Ten Thousand" by L. T. Meade
As we passed through to supper, I plucked a spray of yellow Banksia rose, and put it in my button-hole.
"New Italian sketches" by John Addington Symonds
It was smothered in Banksia roses, and it overlooked the sea.
"Memoirs of Life and Literature" by W. H. Mallock
The older types are the Ayrshire, the Evergreen, the Banksia, the Boursault, the Prairie rose, the Multiflora.
"Roses and Rose Growing" by Rose Georgina Kingsley
Two kinds of Roses of rambling growth that are rather tender, but indispensable for beauty, are Fortune's Yellow and the Banksias.
"Wood and Garden" by Gertrude Jekyll
The beloved little Banksia Rose came from China in 1807.
"Old-Time Gardens" by Alice Morse Earle
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