Translation of flower in Spanish:
- 1 countable/numerable 1.1 (blossom) flor (feminine) no flowers by request se ruega no enviar ofrendas florales to be in flower uncountable/no numerable estar* en flor flower shop floristería (feminine), florería (feminine) (Latin America/América Latina)Example sentences1.2 (plant) flor (feminine) (before noun/delante del nombre) flower garden jardín (masculine) (de flores)
- 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/no numerable (finest part) [literary/literario] the flower of the nation/army la flor y nata del país/ejército he died in the flower of his youth murió 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.
intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
- 1.1 [Botany/Botánica] florecer*, florear (Chile) (Mexico/México) 1.2(flowering present participle/participio presente)[plant/shrub/tree] que da flores a summer-/spring-flowering plant una planta que florece en verano/primavera flowering maple abutilón (masculine) 1.3 (reach maturity) alcanzar* la plenitud [formal]
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