late-ripening late-ripening

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of plants that ripen in the fall

Usage(s):

  1. The little girl who wanted to be a farmer has finally grown up, and it's only fitting that the grapes that made her dream come true are late-ripening Cabernet, which, she points .
  2. Vermonters call it "oldfashioned" because it has so many varietieshigh-flavored Spitzenburg, hardy Wealthies, late-ripening Fameuse, good-cooking Greenings, fine-for-cider .
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