Translation of flower in Spanish:
- 1 countable 1.1 (blossom) no flowers by requestse ruega no enviar ofrendas floralesto be in flower uncountableestar en florflower shopExample sentences1.2 (plant) (before noun) flower garden
- Bulbs planted late in winter come into flower in early summer.
- Tubers were harvested on August 17, just as the plants were coming into flower and before the tubers were fully mature.
- And every summer the threat to livestock increases as the plant comes into flower in its millions.
- The pistil and the stamen of the flowers are the specialized organs responsible for the reproductive processes.
- I didn't see anything but green plants, brightly coloured flowers, and brown earth.
- Unisexual flowers with three white petals produce numerous stamens or carpels and both present floral nectar.
- 2 uncountable (finest part) [literary]the flower of the nation/armyla flor y nata del país/ejércitohe died in the flower of his youthmurió en la flor de la edad or de la juventud or de la vidaExample sentences
- ‘Of course I would forgive you, you are my youngest daughter, the flower of our family,’ Christiana cried.
- From a country with only 3.5 million people, the troops - the flower of Albania's youth - represent the best Albania has to offer.
- For the resurrection of this Isis, the Simphonie du Marais spared no effort, bringing together some excellent players and the flower of French Baroque singing.
- 1.1 (Botany)Example sentences1.2
also: flowering present participle(plant/shrub/tree)a summer-/spring-flowering plant
- The tired, sun-burnt hills of summer have awoken with a new, hopeful greenness and the catalpa trees are flowering with huge white orchid-like flowers in the village squares.
- The daffodils and the cherry trees flowering in the spring are the most popular feature on postcards or calendars, but the Gardens are worth visiting in all seasons.
- In some cases, the name simply implies that the species flowers earlier than other similar plants.
que da floresuna planta que florece en verano/primaveraflowering mapleabutilón (masculine)1.3 (reach maturity)alcanzar la plenitud [formal]Example sentences
- Since then, it has flowered into a dynamic forum to access, understand, and research the rapidly mushrooming field of Indian Literature in English, as well as to translate regional literature.
- The naughty twinkle she displayed in films such as Ghostbusters has flowered into a comic touch that knows no fear of shame.
- If this was meant as an insult, it soon flowered into prophesy.
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