honeyflower

noun

Definition of honeyflower

  1. :  any of several flowers yielding nectar copiously: such as a :  a plant of the genus Melianthus b :  either of two Australian shrubs (Protea mellifera or the related Lambertia formosa) c :  bee orchid d :  a sweet sultan (Centaurea moschata)

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Circa 1550

First Known Use of honeyflower

circa 1550


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