Sentence Examples


  • Mignonette (Reseda) - The only species worth growing is R. odorata and its varieties.
  • Sow mignonette, stocks, &c., in pots; sow sweet peas and a few hardy annuals on a warm border.
  • In the south, in the Julianehaab district, even flowering plants, such as aster, nemophilia and mignonette, are cultivated, and broccoli, spinach, sorrel, chervil, parsley, rhubarb, turnips, lettuce, radishes grow well.
  • Reseda odorata (Mignonette): hardy, I ft., greenish, but exquisitely fragrant; there are some choice new sorts.
  • The carpellary leaves are sometimes united in such a way as to leave an opening at the apex of the pistil, so that the ovules are exposed, as in mignonette.