glory-of-the-snow

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glory-of-the-snow

[glawr-ee-uhv-thuh-snoh, -snoh, glohr-]
noun, plural glory-of-the-snows.
any of several plants belonging to the genus Chionodoxa, of the lily family, native to the Old World, having showy, blue, white, or pink flowers that bloom early in the spring.

Origin:
1895–1900

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glory-of-the-snow
 
n
a small W Asian liliaceous plant, Chionodoxa luciliae, cultivated for its early-blooming blue flowers

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We inherited a garden with lots of little bulbs such as snowdrops, winter aconite and glory-of-the-snow.
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