leaved

adjective
\ ˈlēvd How to pronounce leaved (audio) \

Definition of leaved

: having leaves usually used in combination palmate-leaveda four-leaved clover

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The green-leaved varieties are the most shade tolerant. Kris Wetherbee, Good Housekeeping, "How to Grow the Most Stunning Hostas," 7 Aug. 2018 The green-leaved varieties are the most shade tolerant. Kris Wetherbee, Good Housekeeping, "How to Grow the Most Stunning Hostas," 7 Aug. 2018 The evergreen huckleberry is a broad-leaved shrub that features shiny, waxy leaves and striking pink and white flowers. Colin Mccrate, The Seattle Times, "Our native evergreen huckleberry brings dynamic color and oodles of fruit to your edible shade garden," 20 Feb. 2019 Space large-leaved cultivars, such as Lettuce Leaf, 1½ feet apart and small-leaved types such as Spicy Globe 1 foot apart. The Editors, Good Housekeeping, "How to Grow Basil for Your Best Pesto Yet," 20 Aug. 2018 The green-leaved varieties are the most shade tolerant. Kris Wetherbee, Good Housekeeping, "How to Grow the Most Stunning Hostas," 7 Aug. 2018 Many cultivars are available with different nuances of taste, size, and appearance, including cultivars with cinnamon, clove, lemon, and lime overtones, as well as purple-leaved types such as Dark Opal and Red Rubin. The Editors, Good Housekeeping, "How to Grow Basil for Your Best Pesto Yet," 20 Aug. 2018 The thick-leaved varieties that like full sun can be planted every two feet or so apart, and will eventually spread via the pups that form at the mother plant’s base. Kenneth Setzer, miamiherald, "When grass or gravel won't do, these plants are easy and attractive ground cover | Miami Herald," 24 May 2018 The green-leaved varieties are the most shade tolerant. The Editors Of Organic Life, Good Housekeeping, "How To Grow The Most Stunning Hostas," 16 May 2017

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14th century, in the meaning defined above

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leaved

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of leaved

: having leaves of a particular kind or number

leaved

adjective
\ ˈlēvd\

Kids Definition of leaved

: having leaves a broad-leaved tree

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