blackberry-lily
blackberry-lily lackberry-lily n. garden plant whose capsule discloses when ripe a mass of seeds resembling a blackberry.

Syn: leopard lily, Belamcanda chinensis. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Blackberry lily — Lily Lil y (l[i^]l [y^]), n.; pl. {Lilies} (l[i^]l [i^]z). [AS. lilie, L. lilium, Gr. lei rion. Cf. {Flower de luce}.] 1. (Bot.) A plant and flower of the genus {Lilium}, endogenous bulbous plants, having a regular perianth of six colored pieces …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blackberry lily — ☆ blackberry lily n. an ornamental plant (Belamcanda chinensis) of the iris family, bearing orange flowers and clusters of black seeds that resemble blackberries …   English World dictionary

  • blackberry lily — noun : a garden plant (Belamcanda chinensis) of the family Liliaceae with lilylike leaves and flower clusters whose capsule discloses when ripe a mass of seeds resembling a blackberry * * * a perennial iris, Belamcanda chinensis, having globose… …   Useful english dictionary

  • blackberry-lily — kininis iešmenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Vilkdalginių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Belamcanda chinensis), paplitęs rytų ir pietų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Belamcanda chinensis angl. belamcanda; blackberry lily; leopard… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • blackberry lily — a perennial iris, Belamcanda chinensis, having globose seeds resembling blackberries and orange, lilylike flowers with red spots. * * * ▪ plant also called  leopard lily (Belamcanda chinensis)   with red spotted orange flowers, a popular garden… …   Universalium

  • blackberry-lily — noun garden plant whose capsule discloses when ripe a mass of seeds resembling a blackberry • Syn: ↑leopard lily, ↑Belamcanda chinensis • Hypernyms: ↑iridaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Belamcanda, ↑genus Belamcanda …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lily — Lil y (l[i^]l [y^]), n.; pl. {Lilies} (l[i^]l [i^]z). [AS. lilie, L. lilium, Gr. lei rion. Cf. {Flower de luce}.] 1. (Bot.) A plant and flower of the genus {Lilium}, endogenous bulbous plants, having a regular perianth of six colored pieces, six… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lily beetle — Lily Lil y (l[i^]l [y^]), n.; pl. {Lilies} (l[i^]l [i^]z). [AS. lilie, L. lilium, Gr. lei rion. Cf. {Flower de luce}.] 1. (Bot.) A plant and flower of the genus {Lilium}, endogenous bulbous plants, having a regular perianth of six colored pieces …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lily daffodil — Lily Lil y (l[i^]l [y^]), n.; pl. {Lilies} (l[i^]l [i^]z). [AS. lilie, L. lilium, Gr. lei rion. Cf. {Flower de luce}.] 1. (Bot.) A plant and flower of the genus {Lilium}, endogenous bulbous plants, having a regular perianth of six colored pieces …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lily encrinite — Lily Lil y (l[i^]l [y^]), n.; pl. {Lilies} (l[i^]l [i^]z). [AS. lilie, L. lilium, Gr. lei rion. Cf. {Flower de luce}.] 1. (Bot.) A plant and flower of the genus {Lilium}, endogenous bulbous plants, having a regular perianth of six colored pieces …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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