Definition of Petunias

1. Noun. (plural of petunia) ¹



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Definition of Petunias

1. petunia [n] - See also: petunia

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Petunias

petty theft
petty thefts
petty whin
pettychaps
pettyfogger
pettyfoggers
pettywhin
petulance
petulances
petulancies
petulancy
petulant
petulantly
petulcity
petunia
petunias (current term)
petuntse
petuntses
petuntze
petuntzes
petzite
petzites
peuce
peucedanin
peuces
peucil
peutz-jeghers syndrome
pew
pewee
pewees

Literary usage of Petunias

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1. Handbook of Nature-study for Teachers and Parents: Based on the Cornell by Anna Botsford Comstock (1911)
"Although many colors have been developed in petunias, the red-purple and white still predominate; when the two colors combine in one flower, the pattern may ..."

2. Handy Book of the Flower-garden, Being Practical Directions for the by David Thomson (1876)
"petunias—i foot.— Although petunias are not now so much used for beds, many of them are very useful, if not for beds, for planting against walls or singly ..."

3. The Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries and by C M Hovey (1838)
"... petunias, and other Annuals. By the EDITOR. ANNUAL plants are among the most beautiful and interesting which enrich our flower-borders. ..."

4. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"( XH) Garden petunias are small soft plants of straggling or decumbent habit, ... petunias emit a powerful fragrance at nightfall, and sphinx-moths visit ..."

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