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  Definition of Wallflower
  1. remains on sidelines at social event
  2. 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
  3. any of numerous plants of the genus Erysimum having fragrant yellow or orange or brownish flowers
Similar Words: Cheiranthus cheiri, Erysimum cheiri

 

Hyponyms: Siberian wall flower, Erysimum allionii, Cheiranthus allionii

 

Member Meronyms: Cheiranthus, genus Cheiranthus, Erysimum, genus Erysimum

 

 
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