Definition of London pride in English:

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London pride

Pronunciation: /ˈləndən prīd/


A European saxifrage with rosettes of fleshy leaves and stems of pink starlike flowers.
  • Saxifraga × urbium, family Saxifragaceae.
Example sentences
  • Sturdy shrubs like yew, camellia and azalea create shelter for more fragile specimens - common plants like comfrey and London pride are used just as often as the rare or unusual, and to great effect.
  • In the rocky pockets at ground level, London pride and geraniums are left to romp away.

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Syllabification: Lon·don pride

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