Share this entry

Share this page

cactus dahlia

Line breaks: cac¦tus dah¦lia

Definition of cactus dahlia in English:

noun

A dahlia of a variety which has rolled petals, giving the flower a prickly appearance.
Example sentences
  • Like miniature bursts of fireworks, cactus dahlias always bring a smile and light up any garden bed or container.
  • Our current selection of straight cactus dahlias is listed here.
  • From cactus dahlias like bursting fireworks stopped in time to pompon dahlias with intensely colored petals, dahlias make a dramatic addition to any garden.

Definition of cactus dahlia 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

Word of the day ingratiate
Pronunciation: ɪnˈɡreɪʃɪeɪt
verb
bring oneself into favour with someone through flattery…