Definition of skyflower in English:


Syllabification: sky·flow·er
Pronunciation: /ˈskīˌflou(-ə)r


  • A shrub of the verbena family, with clusters of lilac flowers and yellow berries, native to Central and South America.
    • Duranta erecta, family Verbenaceae
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    • I turned back, surprised, and smiled broadly, and she put the wreath of skyflowers on my head.
    • The tower fit nicely over a large, low bowl planter filled with a mix of morning-glories and skyflowers.
    • Aptly described by its common name, skyflowers are big, blue and beautiful.

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