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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A plant that has already been grown to blooming or near-blooming size before being planted out in a usually formal area for seasonal display of colorful flowers or foliage.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an ornamental plant suitable for planting in a flowerbed


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