azalea azalea  /ə ˈzeɪl jə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) any of numerous ornamental shrubs grown for their showy flowers of various colors

Usage(s):

  1. Horticulturally speaking, a Virginia azalea and a Texas rose aren't even kissing kin.
  2. These and other doubts may have been put to rest this week - and all because of azalea bushes.
  3. The Fujitas will participate in a crab feast, an outdoor church service, the annual Azalea Festival parade.

News

  1. Answer Man dives into stagnant water at dog park

    A temporary fence at the Azalea Road dog park will keep frolicking canines away from standing water that dog owners say has made dogs sick. / John Coutlakis/jcoutlakis@citizen-times.com
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Black Mountain News

  2. Tika Sumpter, Iggy Azalea and Tyra Banks Spotted On The Scene

    Some of our favorite chicks were spotted showing off their curves and lots of leg this week while out and about on promo runs and casual dates. Catch a few flicks of actress Tika Sumpter, rapper Iggy Azalea, and model-turned-mogul Tyra Banks below:   Tika Sumpter looked stunning yesterday evening as she arrived at MTV [...]
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Necole Bitchie

  3. Q&A: Too much pruning spoils the tomato crop

    Garden writer Ciscoe Morris answers questions about pruning tomatoes and ridding azaleas of ugly powdery mildew.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

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Quotes

  1. "Winning the prize for the best azalea display or best new azalea display in the Garden State's Azalea Capital is a distinction that won't soon be forgotten," said Gilmore in a statement.
    on Apr 11, 2007 By: Glen Gilmore Source: The Times of Trenton - NJ.com

  2. In 1965, the town of Norfolk sent 500 more -- because, as Lady Bird wrote in her diary, "Luci is their azalea queen this year."
    on Oct 16, 2007 By: Lady Bird Johnson Source: Business Wire (press release)

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