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Adj.1.greenish-white - of white flowers tinged with green
achromatic, neutral - having no hue; "neutral colors like black or white"
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Gertrude, though unobserved, did not suffer her expression of patient happiness to change in the least; but a greenish-white color suddenly appeared in her face, and only gave place very slowly to her usual complexion.
They added that the spraying nature of this year's rainfall on greenish-white flower buds of date palms will support the process of natural pollination.
The comet is now a greenish-white fuzzy "star" in binoculars, low in the east-southeast at the beginning of dawn.
The sunshine pours in at the bathroom window and bores through the water in the bath-tub in lathes and planes of greenish-white.
7 cm in diameter, greenish-white, glabrescent; scape bracts broadly triangular (the basal ones) to subtriangular-ovate or subtriangular-orbicular (the upper ones), apex acute and apiculate, suberect, spinulose at the apex to entire, green except for the reddish apex, inconspicuously and sparsely white-lepidote to glabrescent, thin in texture, the upper ones somewhat involucrate, 4.
Female brimstones are much paler, having greenish-white wings, and both sexes have a red spot on each wing.
The greenish-white Christmas rose and purplish-maroon flowering Oriental hellebores are stunning during late winter snowfalls.
There are grapes too at the farm, both purple and greenish-white varieties, both big and small Eoe1/4A* man it is a veritable feast out there.
5 millimetres in diameter, and the second stone recovered was a shiny 6 millimetre greenish-white colored dodecahedral diamond.
A smaller, bushier tree for your small garden might be Ptelea trifoliata Aurea, which reaches up to 10ft and has large, clover-like leaves and greenish-white flowers in summer.
Hebe "Autumn Glory" will carry on flowering up to December, producing purple flowers, while Fatsia japonica, with its large, leathery, tropical-looking leaves, provides a surprise in late autumn with globe flowers in a greenish-white, set off by the palmate, evergreen leaves.