flowers-of-an-hour flowers-of-an-hour n. An annual weedy herb ({Hibiscus trionum}) with ephemeral yellow purple-eyed flowers, native to the Old World tropics and naturalized as a weed in North America.

Syn: flower-of-an-hour, bladder ketmia, black-eyed Susan, {Hibiscus trionum}. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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