aster

All Noun Adjective
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  • Asters, as all boys and girls know, are better if started inside early. Cited from Library of Work and Play: Gardening and Farming, by Ellen Eddy Shaw
  • And what are china-asters good for if style and color are of no importance? Cited from The Abominations of Modern Society, by Rev. T. De Witt Talmage
  • Thirty-two little aster plants were set out and still Jack had a number left over. Cited from Library of Work and Play: Gardening and Farming, by Ellen Eddy Shaw
  • But asters and stock really need this sort of a start in life. Cited from Library of Work and Play: Gardening and Farming, by Ellen Eddy Shaw
  • In all the changes which follow these asters lead the way. Cited from The Story of the Living Machine, by H. W. Conn
  • Suppose we take asters this year, and see how many distinct kinds we can grow. Cited from Nature's Serial Story, by E. P. Roe
  • Do you understand now how the asters live in communities? Cited from Stories Mother Nature Told, by Jane Andrews
  • "I wish you'd go and see if those asters have come." Cited from Mary Olivier: A Life, by May Sinclair
  • He passed into the room, out of her sight, but she still stood there among the asters and the box. Cited from Lewis Rand, by Mary Johnston
  • It contains species formerly included in Aster but now considered to be a distinct genus.
  • Two plant genera in the aster family have been named in his honor.
  • They had become engaged by the time the asters were out. Cited from Wild Wings, A Romance of Youth, by Margaret Rebecca Piper
  • Why don't you, China Aster, take a bright view of life? Cited from The Confidence-Man, by Herman Melville
  • Some species have been observed feeding on the flowers of plants in the aster family.
  • There are about two hundred fifty species of asters, and most of them are found in North America. Cited from Some Summer Days in Iowa, by Frederick John Lazell
  • In many cases we believe the reason to be that the culture of Asters is often commenced too late. Cited from The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers, by Sutton and Sons
  • I shall never forget that sight, nor the many asters that shone like stars out of the green. Cited from Tales of Lonely Trails, by Zane Grey
  • My mother took this picture of an Aster from her garden and she releases it as described below.
  • Words within words are also allowed, for example: master, the two separate words being mast and aster.
  • Asters come so true from seed that the bed may be arranged in any desired pattern. Cited from The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers, by Sutton and Sons
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Meaning of aster

  • noun Any of various chiefly fall-blooming herbs of the genus aster with showy daisylike flowers
  • noun Star-shaped structure formed in the cytoplasm of a cell having fibers like rays that surround the centrosome during mitosis