Lilac vs. Wisteria

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  • Wisteria

    Wisteria is a genus of flowering plants in the legume family, Fabaceae (Leguminosae), that includes ten species of woody climbing bines that are native to China, Korea, Japan, and the Eastern United States. Some species are popular ornamental plants. An aquatic flowering plant with the common name wisteria or ‘water wisteria’ is in fact Hygrophila difformis, in the family Acanthaceae.

  • Lilac (noun)

    A large shrub of the genus Syringa, especially species, bearing white, pale-pink{{,}} or purple flowers.

  • Lilac (noun)

    A flower of the lilac shrub.

  • Lilac (noun)

    A pale purple color, the color of some lilac flowers.

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  • Lilac (adjective)

    (colour) having a pale purple colour.

  • Wisteria (noun)

    Any of several woody climbing vines, of the genus Wisteria, native to the East Asian countries of China, Korea, and Japan and the eastern United States.

  • Lilac (noun)

    a Eurasian shrub or small tree of the olive family, which has fragrant violet, pink, or white blossom and is a popular garden ornamental.

  • Lilac (noun)

    a pale pinkish-violet colour

    “a lilac cardigan”

Oxford Dictionary

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