Definition of remontant in English:


Syllabification: re·mon·tant
Pronunciation: /riˈmäntnt


  • (Of a plant) blooming or producing a crop more than once a season.
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    • A once-blooming rose with its extended flush of blossoms may work equally as well as a remontant rose under the same conditions.
    • Repeat-bloom (remontant) irises and daylilies are available and will prolong June into fall.
    • However, continue watering remontant types as long they're actively growing.


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  • A remontant plant.


late 19th century: from French, literally 'coming up again', from the verb remonter.

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