Examples of petal in a Sentence
flowers with pink and white petals
Recent Examples of petal from the Web
Christian Bedard of Weeks Roses was the hybridizer of the rose with lavender petals.
Since the couple’s happy news broke, Geary has been sharing a bevy of baby-bump photos to Instagram, including one of herself nude on a bed, evoking an iconic scene from American Beauty with strategically placed rose petals.
Step 4: Cut two outer petals and glue to sides of football boutonniere.
The blooms last only a few days and then the petals fall, revealing a matte, greenish-gray pod fringed with flutes.
Complete with beautiful, thin petals, mums hold heavy sentiment, expressing the desire to share (red) and even representing that someone has a secret admirer (yellow).
Scientists at the institute remove cells from the petals, sterilize them to kill off fungi or germs, and then place single plant cells into culture dishes.
Begin to tightly roll a red sour strap into a rosebud, then loosely twist it while continuing to wrap it around the bud to form the petals.
Rose cake is showered with açaí powder and rose petals; the lavender cake gets a similar flourish.
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PETAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of petal for English Language Learners
: one of the soft, colorful parts of a flower
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