Meaning of globeflower in English:


Pronunciation /ˈɡləʊbflaʊə/


  • A plant of the buttercup family with globular yellow or orange flowers, native to north temperate regions.

    Genus Trollius, family Ranunculaceae

    ‘The oddest flowers this month belong to Trollius chinensis Golden Queen, a Chinese globeflower given to me by an aunt earlier this year.’
    • ‘Then she took me out into a backyard garden where a mountain brook fed into a beautiful pool of lilies ringed with iris and globeflower, aspodels and baby's breath.’