Definition of basket-of-gold in English:


Syllabification: bas·ket-of-gold


  • A cultivated evergreen alyssum, with gray-green leaves and numerous small yellow flowers.
    • Alyssum saxatile, family Brassicaceae
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    • For instance, combine ‘Beauty of Apeldoorn’ tulip with basket-of-gold.
    • Avoid yellow basket-of-gold alyssum with pink tulips, and orange and flame azaleas near pink rhododendrons.
    • About eight inches in height and somewhat wider, basket-of-gold has a mat-forming growth habit.

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