yellow jasmine

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n yellow jasmine poisonous woody evergreen vine of southeastern United States having fragrant yellow funnel-shaped flowers
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Usage

In literature:

The woods are filled with flowers, yellow jasmine covering all the trees, etc., and fresh vegetables everywhere.
"Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee" by (His Son) Captain Robert E. Lee
There was a yellow jasmine over the porch at one front door, and a woodbine at the other; the cottage had two entrances, each distinct.
"John Halifax, Gentleman" by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
Farther down the river the yellow jasmine was beginning to open.
"Different Girls" by Various
When I first saw her, she stood just so, with her open palms full of yellow jasmine.
"Winter Evening Tales" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
The friendly 'busman directed me to a gable sheltered by a yellow jasmine-tree, where I tapped on the door with my knuckle.
"Some Everyday Folk and Dawn" by Miles Franklin
The flowers are mounted like the yellow jasmine.
"The Royal Guide to Wax Flower Modelling" by Emma Peachey
There were two sprigs of yellow jasmine in the saucer that covered the milk-jug.
"The Rainbow" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
It is called the yellow jasmine.
"The Bondwoman" by Marah Ellis Ryan
The yellow jasmine was dazzlingly conspicuous everywhere, and very fragrant.
"Due South or Cuba Past and Present" by Maturin M. Ballou
Roses and yellow jasmine covered the old wall in the Poet's garden.
"Child Life in Prose" by Various
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In poetry:

When I go home, the dogwood stars will dash
The solemn woods above the bearded ash,
The yellow-jasmine, whence its vine hath clomb,
Will blaze the valleys with its golden flash,
And every orchard flaunt its polychrome,
When I go home.
"When I Go Home" by John Charles McNeill

In news:

What can I use to kill yellow jasmine that comes up in clumps.
Pale yellow light is streaming into Juliet Totten's Upper West Side living room , brightening the white brick walls and lighting up buckets of deep red Japanese ranunculus, white patience roses and stalks of jasmine vine and geranium leaves.
She'll have the aroma of sassafras, yellow jasmine, flowering peach and juniper.
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