Definition of Sunrose

1. Noun. Any plant of the genus Helianthemum; vigorous plants of stony alpine meadows and dry scrub regions.




Definition of Sunrose

1. Noun. rockrose ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sunrose

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sunrose (current term)
sunroses
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Literary usage of Sunrose

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1. Alpine Flowers for Gardens: Rock, Wall, Marsh Plants, and Mountain Shrubs by William Robinson (1910)
"If we had only the varieties of our native sunrose, they would be a precious aid ... The pretty annual spotted sunrose, found in the Channel Islands, ..."

2. Alpine Flowers for English Gardens by William Robinson (1870)
"Common sunrose. A WELL-KNOWN British under-shrub, growing in dry pastures ... The pretty annual spotted sunrose (H. guttatum), found in the Channel Islands, ..."

3. Hardy Flowers: Descriptions of Upwards of Thirteen Hundred of the Most by William Robinson (1878)
"Helianthemum venustum (Showy sunrose).—A hardy evergreen trailer, with ascending stems, about 6 in. high. Flowers, in summer; deep red, about f in. across, ..."

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