But will flora stand by her husband or will this politician's wife enact a bitter revenge against the man who betrayed her?
flora and I have four young children, so I write late into the night—the only time our home is silent.
He made a hobby of learning about the flowers he planted and the flora around them.
1777, "the plant life of a region or epoch," from Latin Flora, Roman goddess of flowers, from flos (genitive floris) "flower," from *flo-s-, Italic suffixed form of PIE *bhle- "to blossom, flourish" (cf. Middle Irish blath, Welsh blawd "blossom, flower," Old English blowan "to flower, bloom"), extended form of *bhel- (3) "to thrive, bloom," possibly identical with *bhel- (2) "to blow, swell" (see bole). Used as the title of descriptive plant catalogues since 1640s, but popularized by Linnaeus in his 1745 study of Swedish plants, "Flora Suecica."
flora flo·ra (flôr'ə)
n. pl. flo·ras or flo·rae (flôr'ē')
Plants considered as a group.
The microorganisms that normally inhabit a bodily organ or part.
Plants, especially the plants of a particular place and time.