Definition of lacecap in English:


Line breaks: lace|cap
Pronunciation: /ˈleɪskap/


  • A hydrangea of a group of varieties that have flat flower heads with fertile florets in the centre surrounded by sterile florets. Compare with hortensia.
    • Hydrangea macrophylla vars., family Hydrangeaceae
    More example sentences
    • Mr. Wildnauer says more people should grow lacecaps for their delicate look in a garden.
    • All types of hydrangeas are included, from blousy mopheads to delicate lacecaps, from oakleafs to climbers.
    • The mopheads stick around, the lacecaps have disappeared.

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