Share this entry

Share this page

hardy annual

Syllabification: har·dy an·nu·al

Definition of hardy annual in English:

noun

An annual plant that may be sown in the open ground.
Example sentences
  • You should plant spring-flowering hardy annuals and biennials as soon as you can.
  • Now that all threat of frost is gone, early summer is a perfect time to sow hardy annuals, such as lupines, outdoors in the garden.
  • Order spring flowering bulbs and hardy annual seeds for planting and sowing in autumn.

Definition of hardy annual in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Top searches

= trending
Word of the day verbose
Pronunciation: vəːˈbəʊs
adjective
using more words than are needed…