Definition of slipper flower in English:

slipper flower


  • another term for calceolaria
    • ‘Unlike slipper flowers that shrivel and fall off the ovary after pollination, Phals turn their whole flower into the capsule.’
    • ‘The lady slipper flower is a protected flower and is in danger of becoming extinct, due to the ever expanding urban sprawl, taking out wooded areas of our wilderness.’
    • ‘Most people will not know that we we have lady slipper flowers in our backyard, because we won't tell them.’
    • ‘I am thinking of the tender primulas, cinerarias and the slipper flowers or calceolarias.’
    • ‘The plant has 1 or 2 light to dark yellow slipper flowers.’