hortensia


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Noun1.hortensia - deciduous shrub bearing roundheaded flower clusters opening green and aging to pink or blue
genus Hydrangea - type genus of Hydrangeaceae; large genus of shrubs and some trees and vines with white or pink or blue flower clusters; sometimes placed in family Saxifragaceae
hydrangea - any of various deciduous or evergreen shrubs of the genus Hydrangea
2.hortensia - very tall branching herb with showy much-doubled yellow flower headshortensia - very tall branching herb with showy much-doubled yellow flower heads
genus Rudbeckia, Rudbeckia - North American perennial herbs with showy cone-shaped flower heads
cutleaved coneflower, Rudbeckia laciniata - tall leafy plant with erect branches ending in large yellow flower heads with downward-arching rays; grow in Rocky Mountains south to Arizona and east to the Atlantic coast
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A contest which the Chomleley-Smythes' obnoxious little Hortensia inevitably won, because the Chomleley-Smythes and their ilk always had their own Encyclopaedia Britannica at home.
Others on the team include Tara O'Donnell, Megan McAdam, Michelle Frankson, Shaunte Johnson, Hortensia Ruiz and Rebeka Beteivaz.
Michael Hills went on to complete a 103-1 treble, riding Madany to a victory over Hortensia in the 6f juvenile novice and getting Green Destiny home by a head from Official Style in the 1m maiden.
ACADEMY MARYLAND YOUTH BALLET Hortensia Fonseca, Artistic Director; Michelle Lees, Associate Director; (301) 652-2232; 7702 Woodmont Ave.
Mr Dent, Dudley AIDEALLY the best time to prune the large macrophylla hydrangeas, be it the lace cap or hortensia type, is spring, when the stems should be cut back to ground level.
Their moods are hardly soothed by the arrival of flamboyant widow Hortensia (Raquel Welch).
Its president is Hortensia Magana, who said Monday that both she and local consulate officials are ``very angry'' that the relief truck the Pereaus provided to transport donated supplies to Oaxaca was turned around at the border by Mexican officials.
Pazflor includes the Perpetua, Acacia, Zinia and Hortensia fields, which lie in the eastern portion of Block 17 approximately 150 kilometers from the Angolan coast.
15 Pontefract Spindrifter Conditions Stakes 6f RUK Card page 48 Key stat Tadhg O'Shea is three winners from his last nine rides for Mick Channon at the course and they are represented by Hortensia A FIELD of seven juveniles goes to post for this 6f contest, named after the prolific two-year-old winner for Sir Mark Prescott in 1980 whose 13 wins that year included three at this track.
her daughters Hortensia Magana Berry and Diana Magana Haagen, seven grandchildren, and eleven brothers and sisters.
Personally though, I settled for a smattering of exciting excursions by coach and sampled a gentle and unhurried ramble along the tropical gardens, lined with agapanthus and winding through a mixture of farmland and eucalyptus forest, on a visit to the Hortensia Gardens.
ORIGINALLY from Paris, Hortensia, 27, lives in London with her seven-year-old daughter.