Proper flower

(Bot.) one of the single florets, or corollets, in an aggregate or compound flower.
- Jer. Taylor.

See also: Proper

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The government should encourage the younger and educated farmers in this venture and also take certain measures for the development of proper flower seed markets.
There are some problems and constraints faced by the tuberose grower like; high fertilization cost, shortage of water, fluctuation in daily prices, no proper flower markets and no training institute.
Your existing plantings of martagon lilies should also be watered well in fall if nature does not provide, in order to ensure needed root growth for proper flower production.
There are special features everywhere including the curving staircase from the main hall, a proper flower room with deep sink and traditional larder with cold slab.
There was problem faced by the farmers of high fertilizer cost, shortage of water, fluctuation in daily prices, no proper flower market, lack of cool chain facilities, no traininginstitute, rose thrips, powdery mildews, transport problem, expensive labor, increasing rent and oil prices.The most obvious implication of the results of this study is that sound policies are needed to promote formal education among rural households as a means of enhancing rose cut flower production in the long run.Policymakers should focus on enhancing farmers' accessto information via the provision of better extension services.
Running along the back of the house is the rear hall which includes an old, fitted butler's pantry area, built in maid's cupboard for china storage and access to the west facing sun loggia and large cloakroom area with lovely garden views, separate WC and a proper flower room with Belfast sink, wooden draining board and storage.
Buds develop within proper flower buds, or a whole stem complete with bloom on top grows out through the middle of the original bloom.
And not some wilted bunch of daisies from the garage - we mean proper flowers. You can't run, you can't hide, and you can't ignore it - so you may as well do it properly and get it right.
On Christmas Eve, I've always loved hunting through the garden for a few proper flowers for the table.
She said it was the first time she'd been given proper flowers.