from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of large and showy liliaceous plants of the tribe Hemerocalleœ, having long, narrow leaves and reflexed spiked flowers with a narrow tubular perianth, short lobes, and hypogynous Stamens.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Any of several plants, of the genus Kniphofia, having bright, upright flowers

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

  • noun a plant of the genus Kniphofia having long grasslike leaves and tall scapes of red or yellow drooping flowers


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