- a garden plant, Crocus augustifolius, of the iris family, native to the Crimean mountains, having orange-red flowers.
Examples from the Web for cloth-of-gold
Historical Examples of cloth-of-gold
I'm sure they would look much better on my cloth-of-gold skirt.In Brief Authority
Most of them wore various shades of red; a few were in cloth-of-gold or blue.The Saracen: Land of the Infidel
Cloth-of-gold embroidered with pearls would not have satisfied her.Rough-Hewn
In his turban of white cambric was twisted a scarf of cloth-of-gold.The Lands of the Saracen
And as for the son and heir, he shall be an eyesore to no young revellers, for he shall be drawn in cloth-of-gold breeches.