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variegated foliage

Romanian translation: frunze variegate

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English term or phrase:variegated foliage
Romanian translation:frunze variegate
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13:28 Nov 26, 2008
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Science - Botany
Additional field(s): Agriculture
English term or phrase: variegated foliage
Definition from planandplant.com:
Leaves that are not solid green in color. Most variegated plants have green and white leaves although some will have yellow and green.

Example sentence(s):
  • Highly variegated foliage emerges in early spring with masses of pink-tipped green and white leaves topped with a carpet of sweet purple flowers. Summer Hill Seeds
  • Archangel or Yellow Archangel is perfect as a groundcover planting for partial to full shade. And the variegated foliage looks wonderful with the hooded yellow flowers it bears for a short time in spring. baygardens.tripod.com
  • "Tricolor" beech trees (Fagus sylvatica 'Roseomarginata' or Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea Tricolor') bear an exquisite variegated foliage throughout the growing season. landscaping.about.com
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frunze variegate
Frunze care az două sau trei culori.
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4 +2frunze variegate
Cristina Butas
5 +1frunziş multicolor
Silviu Filip


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frunziş multicolor

Definition from own experience or research:
sinonim - varicoloured

Example sentence(s):
  • Toamna harnică-a sosit Cu recoltă pe ogor, Natura s-a îmblânzit Cu frunziş multicolor. - www.didactic.ro  
Silviu Filip
Local time: 20:37
Native speaker of: Native in RomanianRomanian

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Yes  Aritena Răduţ
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89 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
frunze variegate

Definition from „Îndrumător de practică botanică:
Frunze care az două sau trei culori.

Example sentence(s):
  • „Frunzele sunt alungit-lanceolate, colorate in diverse nuante, de la verde intens, la verde crud, lucioase. Unele specii de ficus au **frunzele variegate**.” - Magnolia.ro  
  • „Cornus alba var. Elegantissima – cu frunzele variegate cu alb (albe pe margine)” - Fam. Cornaceae  
Cristina Butas
Local time: 20:37
Native speaker of: Native in RomanianRomanian
PRO pts in category: 4

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Yes  Raluca Marincean
170 days

Yes  Claudia Nystrand: sau frunze panaşate
219 days
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