Wallflower

• (n.) In Australia, the desert poison bush (Gastrolobium grandiflorum); -- called also native wallflower. • (n.) A perennial, cruciferous plant (Cheiranthus Cheiri), with sweet-scented flowers varying in color from yellow to orange and deep red. In Europe it very common on old walls. • (n.) A lady at a ball, who, either from choice,...
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Wallflower

(Cheiranthus) These are evergreen, semiwoody plants from the Canary Isles, Madeira, and the Mediterranean region. They belong to the Mustard family, Cruciferae. Cheiranthus (Wallflowers) have vertical, branching stems, 1/2 to 3 feet high. In the spring they bear spikes of beautiful and often fragrant flowers. Though they are perennials, they are of...
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wallflower

1. <botany> A perennial, cruciferous plant (Cheiranthus Cheiri), with sweet-scented flowers varying in colour from yellow to orange and deep red. In Europe it very common on old walls. ... The name is sometimes extended to other species of Cheiranthus and of the related genus Erysimum, especially the American Western wallflower (Erysimum aspe...
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wallflower

Erysimum cheiri noun perennial of southern Europe having clusters of fragrant flowers of all colors especially yellow and orange; often naturalized on old walls or cliffs; sometimes placed in genus Erysimum
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wallflower

noun remains on sidelines at social event
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Wallflower

[people] In social situations, a wallflower is a shy or unpopular individual who doesn`t socialize or participate in activities at social events. He or she may have other talents but usually does not express them in the presence of other individuals. The term comes from the image of a person isolating themselves from areas of social activit...
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Wallflower

Wall'flow`er noun 1. (Botany) A perennial, cruciferous plant ( Cheiranthus Cheiri ), with sweet-scented flowers varying in color from yellow to orange and deep red. In Europe it very common on old walls. » The name is sometimes extended to other species of Cheiranthus...
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wallflower

any of several plants belonging to the genera Cheiranthus and Erysimum of the mustard family (Brassicaceae), so named for their habit of growing from ...
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wallflower

European perennial cottage garden plant with fragrant spikes of red, orange, yellow, brown, or purple flowers in spring. (Genus Cheiranthus cheiri, family Cruciferae.)
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Wallflower

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Wallflower

Stock that has fallen out of favor with investors; stock that tends to have a low P/E (price-to-earnings ratio).
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Wallflower

Stock that has fallen out of favor with investors; tends to have a low P/E (price to earnings ratio).
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Wallflower

The wallflower (Cheiranthus) is a genus of plants of the family Cruciferae. The common wallflower (Cheiranthus cheiri) is yellow when wild.
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wallflower

wallflower, Mediterranean perennial (Cheiranthus cheiri) of the family Cruciferae (mustard family), particularly popular in Europe, where it flourishes on old walls. An old-fashioned garden flower, it is similar in appearance to the related stock and is also sometimes called gillyflower. The early s...
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wallflower

yellowish-red
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wallflower

[n] - any of numerous plants of the genus Erysimum having fragrant yellow or orange or brownish flowers 2. [n] - perennial of southern Europe having clusters of fragrant flowers of all colors especially yellow and orange 3. [n] - remains on sidelines at social event
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