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wallflower

Someone who remains on the outer edges of a social event, especially a dance or party, and does not participate due to being shy or unpopular. I used to be a real wallflower when I was in high school. It wasn't until I got to college that I finally started having a bit more confidence and began enjoying myself at parties.
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Wallflowers are one of my favourites - bringing bright colour and delicious sweet scent to the late spring/early summer garden.
Wallflowers are short-lived perennials which are treated as biennials.
Like previous Wallflower products, the Wallflower 2 is a finely crafted, wood and steel encased networked digital multimedia frame.
Biennials are annual plants, such as wallflowers, that germinate one year and flower in the next.
The Siberian wallflower, Erysimum allionnii, has bright bronze-orange flowers and blooms a little later than Erysimum cheiri so if the two species are combined in a mixed planting, the overall display lasts longer.
The Wallflower combines two of today's most exciting technologies, digital imaging and WiFi, to make it easy for people to display and enjoy digital pictures," said Mitch Kahn, president and founder of Wallflower Systems.
Fast-growing woody perennials such as euryops daisy, sweet-pea shrub (Polygala), wallflower (Erysimum) and Mexican sage (Salvia leucantha) will bloom heavily in the fall if they are cut back by two-thirds or more at this time.
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Mix Fire King, a warm, orange wallflower, with orange tulip Prinses p y y White and pink Winter Joy will make a relaxing arrangement with Tulipa Shirley, which is white with some purple edging, and the double soft peony-like pink blooms of the Tulipa Angelique.
NZBusiness asks Wallflower CEO Tony Scott why the technology is now gaining widespread popularity .
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THIS British-bred Sugar Rush wallflower is one of the first to flower in spring and autumn.
The ever opinionated James Franco is offering his take on the largely forgotten indie "The Perks of Being a Wallflower.
THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER (12A) CAST: Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, Ezra Miller PLOT: Emma Watson is a school girl with two close male friends and there's a simmering romance with one of them.