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shaped like a sword blade

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2B) ovate with distinct well-developed, sword-shaped peritreme, a little concave on anterior margin with apex sub-acute, evaporatoria very well defined with raised outer margin; membrane of hemelytra about equal to length of abdomen.
CROCOSMIA Also known as montbretia, these frost hardy corms grown for their brightly coloured flowers, which last late into summer, also provide architectural value with their sword-shaped, upright leaves.
It also offers Sword Floss, a sword-shaped flosser, and the Dentool 4-in-1 Dental Instrument, which combines a dental pick, a polishing cup, an inter-dental brush and a dental scaler.
If you've never heard of, or seen aloe vera, it is a plant characterised by long, hard, sword-shaped green leaves with sharp points - is native to Africa and grows only in warm climates.
This hardy corm flowers on two- to four-foot-tall stems and has sword-shaped foliage.
Over the entrance a distorted gable sticks up like a tongue, pierced by a sword-shaped window: You could almost be there.
The sword-shaped leaves of Japanese blood grass, for example, go red in summer and crimson in autumn.
Additional Unibal joints are featured on the track control arms and the sword-shaped anti-roll bars front and rear are now adjustable to seven different positions on both sides, allowing an even more precise set-up of the car in accordance with the respective race track.
Native son, Ricardo Bofill, has designed a sleek sword-shaped structure that is flooded with natural light from its floor-to-ceiling glass walls.
If you don't want to replant or create a totally new border, buy some specimen plants to act as focal points in your existing garden, such as Phormium tenax, with its sword-shaped leaves, or Fatsia japonica, which provides sculptural foliage in a shady spot, callicarpa or cotoneaster for colourful berries and Acer palmatum for a real burst of autumn colour.
The exhibit also includes archaeological artifacts from the times of Isaiah concerning his visions and prophecies, including an ancient sword-shaped plowshare reminiscent of the famous verse, "They will beat their swords into plowshares" (2:4).
Emberglow is also worth tracking down for their long, sword-shaped leaves that reach four feet in length.
Neither a glad nor an orchid, this member of the iris family has sword-shaped leaves and fragrant 4-inch flowers that are white stars with brown centers.
Ovipositor long and thin, equal to or greater than length of insect from head to tip of abdomen, sword-shaped.
Red Hot Poker: This perennial that comes in yellow, red, orange and a combination of the three colors is a unique knockout to any garden with its sword-shaped leaves and tubular flowers.