Definition of Sempervivums

1. Noun. (plural of sempervivum) ¹



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Definition of Sempervivums

1. sempervivum [n] - See also: sempervivum

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sempervivums

semordnilaps
semorphone
semper
semper-
semper fi
semperannual
sempergreen
semperidentical
semperjuvenescent
semperlenity
sempervirent
sempervirid
sempervive
sempervives
sempervivum
sempervivums (current term)
sempiternal
sempiternally
sempiternities
sempiternity
semple
sempler
semplest
semplice
sempre
sempster
sempsters
sempstress
sempstresses
sempstressy

Literary usage of Sempervivums

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1. Handy Book of the Flower-garden by David Thomson (1893)
"All the dwarf hardy sempervivums, Sedums, and Saxifrages multiply themselves very fast by offsets ; and by being divided frequently, a large stock is ..."

2. Handy Book of the Flower-garden, Being Practical Directions for the by David Thomson (1876)
"... and sempervivums grow to a considerable height, having strong stems surmounted with a large, table-looking rosette of beautifully-formed leaves, ..."

3. The Art of Landscape Architecture: Its Development and Its Application to by Samuel Parsons (1915)
"... (sempervivums), which do well in these difficult places. Hardly any other kinds can be used for the purpose. At the base of these walls ferns, iris, ..."

4. The Art of Landscape Architecture: Its Development and Its Application to by Samuel Parsons (1915)
"... fitting itself into some of the large crevices which are difficult to cover with the sedums and sempervivums, but even this vine needs considerable ..."

5. How to Make a Flower Garden: A Manual of Practical Information and Suggestions by Wilhelm Miller (1903)
"... sempervivums, and plants of a more or less succulent character, a soil largely composed of crushed rock or gravel is best. ..."

6. Alpines and Bog-plants by Reginald John Farrer (1908)
"All the sempervivums, in fact—and they are legion ; I might consume pages in analysing and noting the minute differences that make up the two hundred ..."

7. My Garden: Its Plan and Culture Together with a General Description of Its by Alfred Smee (1872)
"474^), and sempervivums which I grow, and which are admired ; they require the warmth of a greenhouse during winter. It is usual in the early part of the ..."

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