Definition of "verbenas" []

  • Any plant of the verbenaceous genus Verbena, chiefly of tropical and temperate America, having red, white, or purple fragrant flowers: much cultivated as garden plants (noun)
  • Any of various similar or related plants, esp the lemon verbena (noun)
  • Plural form of verbena. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "verbenas" in a sentence
  • "There is music and folk dancing, as well as verbenas - the night time dances that are held in the town plaza."
  • "That said, the garden is always being worked on – the trailing fuchsia has just been replaced and newcomers include verbenas, thistles and delphiniums."
  • "In dune areas, anchoring shrubs such as Havard shin oak, fourwing saltbush, and yucca stabilize the dune sand for herbaceous grasses and forbs such as sand verbenas, sunflowers, fringed sagewort, and hoary rosemary-mint."