Definition of alpine house in English:
An unheated greenhouse used to grow alpine plants.
- Cushion plants in the alpine house at Holehird.
- There are lots to be seen inside the cool alpine houses at Wisley.
- In the alpine house at the National Botanic Gardens at Glasnevin there are a number of much-loved bulbs - crocus pickwick, muscari armeniacum and narcissus bulbocodium, with its bell-like yellow blooms.
Definition of alpine house in:
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