tassel flower


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Noun1.Tassel flower - tropical Asiatic annual cultivated for its small tassel-shaped heads of scarlet flowerstassel flower - tropical Asiatic annual cultivated for its small tassel-shaped heads of scarlet flowers
Emilia, genus Emilia - tropical African herbs
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
2.tassel flower - tropical African annual having scarlet tassel-shaped flower heads; sometimes placed in genus Cacalia
Emilia, genus Emilia - tropical African herbs
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
3.tassel flower - young leaves widely used as leaf vegetables; seeds used as cereal
amaranth - any of various plants of the genus Amaranthus having dense plumes of green or red flowers; often cultivated for food
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Her name comes from corn tassel flowers that surround her pueblo home in Arizona.
A Garrya has lovely silky tassel flowers in mid winter with dark evergreen leaves but some clones flower better, such as James Roof, flower better than others.
I've got those misty mauve tassel flowers to look forward to and I feel like the best gardener in the world.