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flower box

noun
1.
a box used for growing decorative plants in or around the home, often attached to a window ledge.
Origin of flower box
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80
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  • There was no one to be seen or heard, and with frenzied haste they began to pull up the plants which adorned the flower box.

    Mrs. Vanderstein's jewels Mrs. Charles Bryce
  • If you are a little city child, and can have only a flower box in a window or along a porch-rail, cheer up!

    Gardening for Little Girls Olive Hyde Foster

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