[gahr-dee-nyuh, -nee-uh] /gɑrˈdi nyə, -ni ə/
any evergreen tree or shrub belonging to the genus Gardenia, of the madder family, native to the warmer parts of the Eastern Hemisphere, cultivated for its usually large, fragrant white flowers.
the flower of any of these plants.
any evergreen shrub or tree of the Old World tropical rubiaceous genus Gardenia, cultivated for their large fragrant waxlike typically white flowers
the flower of any of these shrubs
1757, Modern Latin, named for Scottish-born American naturalist Dr. Alexander Garden (1730-1791), Vice President of the Royal Society.
noun 1. the common valerian, Valeriana officinalis, especially when cultivated as an ornamental.
noun 1. a city in SW California.
- Garden gnome
noun a figurine of a gnome used as a garden decoration Examples The first garden gnomes were made in Gräfenroda, a town known for its ceramics in Thuringia, Germany in the mid-1800s. Word Origin 1946
- Garden frame
noun 1. another name for a cold frame