Evening flower

(Bot.) a genus of iridaceous plants (Hesperantha) from the Cape of Good Hope, with sword-shaped leaves, and sweet-scented flowers which expand in the evening.

See also: Evening

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Other medal winners include HDRA organic gardens at Ryton which won gold in the educational/scientific category; Avon Evening Flower Club in Stratford (silver for flower arranging); Sue Adcock from Stratford (silver for her chic garden); Fibrex Nurseries at Pebworth (silver in floral marquee category) and Gardman Ltd (bronze, show garden).
Members of the Avon Evening Flower Club have spent months researching episodes from the town's Stratford's past.
Moonflowers are an annual vine sown by a pea-sized seed and result in a large, showy, evening flower that is intense in fragrance.
The event has been organised by the Avon Evening Flower Club with the support of the Friends of the Guild Chapel.
Upon this change, it will be renamed The Avondbloem Fund, meaning "evening flower" in van Beek's native Dutch.