lancelike


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Adj.1.lancelike - (of a leaf shape) shaped like a lance head; narrow and tapering to a pointed apex
unsubdivided, simple - (botany) of leaf shapes; of leaves having no divisions or subdivisions
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They are upright and balanced by rounded and bushy, lancelike foliage with broadleaved specimens, and the color combinations generate myriad ideas for your own summer gardens.
For years, full-sun landscapes included the fortnight lily (Dietes vegeta), a plant that was thought to represent the essence of horticultural beauty since it had both flowers and form, its large butterfly blooms emerging from a vase-shaped body of lancelike leaves.
Sexual signifiers thousands of feet long and/or high, Blengins feature colorful plumage, lusciously patterned wings, long tails and lancelike tongues that pierce little girls, shooting a fluid into them they apparently like - it can make them immortal.