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  • "No, my dear fellow, I'll be a wallflower," said Denisov.

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  • The principal other plants which bear the name are the wallflower, Cheiranthus Cheiri, called wall-gillyflower in old books; the dame's violet, Hesperis matronalis, called variously the queen's, the rogue's and the winter gillyflower; the ragged-robin, Lychnis Flos-cuculi, called marsh-gillyflower and cuckoo-gillyflower; the waterviolet, Hottonia palustris, called water-gillyflower; and the thrift, Armeria vulgaris, called sea-gillyflower.

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  • plants, many of which, such as wallflower, stock, mustard, cabbage, radish and others, are well-known garden or field-plants.

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  • When the fruit is several times longer than broad it is known as a siliqua, as in stock or wallflower; when about as long as broad, a silicula, as in shepherd's purse.

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  • grandiflora; the double Bellis perennis or Daisy; the Wallflowers, including Cheiranthus Cheiri (the Common Wallflower), C. alpina and C. Marshallii; Hepaticas, the principal of which are the varieties of H.

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  • S9), in which there are five spreading petals, having no claws, and arranged as in the rose, strawberry and Potentilla; the caryophyllaceous corolla, in which there are five petals with long, narrow, tapering claws, as in many of the pink tribe; the cruciform, having four petals, often unguiculate, placed opposite in the form of a cross, as seen in wallflower, and in other plants called cruciferous.

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  • - Portion of wall of anther of Wallflower (Cheiranthus).

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  • - Tetradynamous stamens (four long and two short) of wallflower (Cheiranthus Cheiri).

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  • - Portion of wall of anther of Wallflower (Cheiranthus).

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  • Cheiranthus Cheiri (Wallflower): hardy, 11 to 2 ft., red, purple, yellow, &c.; really a perennial but better as a biennial.

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  • - Unguiculate or clawed petal of Wallflower (Cheiranthus Cheiri).

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  • As a separate designation it is nowadays usually applied to the wallflower.

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  • tremulous smile of pretense that she has chosen to be a wallflower.

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  • I could not be the shy, meek wallflower anymore.

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  • Hitch was once a lonely wallflower himself, who learned about love and heartbreak the hard way.

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  • - Wallflower (Cheiranthus Cheiri), reduced.

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  • plants, many of which, such as wallflower, stock, mustard, cabbage, radish and others, are well-known garden or field-plants.

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  • Wallflower (Cheiranthus Cheiri) (fig.

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  • When the fruit is several times longer than broad it is known as a siliqua, as in stock or wallflower; when about as long as broad, a silicula, as in shepherd's purse.

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  • Many of the genera are known as ornamental garden plants; such are Cheiranthus (wallflower), Matthiola (stock), Iberis (candy-tuft), Alyssum (Alison), Hesperis (dame's violet), Lunaria (honesty) (fig.

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  • Cheiranthus Cheiri (Wallflower): hardy, 11 to 2 ft., red, purple, yellow, &c.; really a perennial but better as a biennial.

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  • grandiflora; the double Bellis perennis or Daisy; the Wallflowers, including Cheiranthus Cheiri (the Common Wallflower), C. alpina and C. Marshallii; Hepaticas, the principal of which are the varieties of H.

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  • The principal other plants which bear the name are the wallflower, Cheiranthus Cheiri, called wall-gillyflower in old books; the dame's violet, Hesperis matronalis, called variously the queen's, the rogue's and the winter gillyflower; the ragged-robin, Lychnis Flos-cuculi, called marsh-gillyflower and cuckoo-gillyflower; the waterviolet, Hottonia palustris, called water-gillyflower; and the thrift, Armeria vulgaris, called sea-gillyflower.

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  • As a separate designation it is nowadays usually applied to the wallflower.

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  • These parts are seen in the petals of the wallflower (fig.

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  • - Unguiculate or clawed petal of Wallflower (Cheiranthus Cheiri).

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  • S9), in which there are five spreading petals, having no claws, and arranged as in the rose, strawberry and Potentilla; the caryophyllaceous corolla, in which there are five petals with long, narrow, tapering claws, as in many of the pink tribe; the cruciform, having four petals, often unguiculate, placed opposite in the form of a cross, as seen in wallflower, and in other plants called cruciferous.

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  • - Tetradynamous stamens (four long and two short) of wallflower (Cheiranthus Cheiri).

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  • She is blind to Miss Drone 's tremulous smile of pretense that she has chosen to be a wallflower.

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  • I could not be the shy, meek wallflower anymore.

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  • Hitch was once a lonely wallflower himself, who learned about love and heartbreak the hard way.

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  • Certainly not a wallflower, you're ready to dance the night away.

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  • If you're more of a wallflower trying to break away from your conservative side, try a short dress in a neutral color such as black or brown, accented with a leopard print strapless top with a pink belt or bow.

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  • Cuckoo-flower or Ladys Smock (Cardamine) - Plants of the Wallflower order, few of which are cultivated, the best being the native Cuckoo-flower in its double form.

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  • Alpine Wallflower (Erysimum Ochroleucum) - This handsome plant forms, under cultivation, neat rich green tufts, 6 to 12 inches high, and in spring is covered with sulphur flowers.

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  • Fairy Wallflower (Erysimum Pumilum) - A very small plant, rare in cultivation, resembling the alpine Wallflower in the size and color of its flowers, but lacking its vigorous and rich green foliage.

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  • You'll never have to worry about being a wallflower or the odd woman out when you are wearing fashions from OD Girl.

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  • Wallflower Sunglasses: These transparent brown lenses will leave you looking like anything but a wallflower!

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  • It's a new century, ladies, and you have just as much right to pursue your desires as men do, so don't be a wallflower.

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  • As one of Degrassi's few Asian characters, Leia Chang (played by Judy Jiao) is no wallflower.

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  • Or maybe you would like to give your wallflower friend the hint that she needs "spice" in her life.

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  • While they'll sniff you out in 3 seconds flat if you're trying to "act," that doesn't mean you should be a wallflower.

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  • "Mean girls" who wouldn't give a wallflower the time of day in the halls of high school have "friended" them on cyberspace, causing an oddly skewed perception of social acceptance.

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