honey plant

noun

any of various plants that are particularly useful in providing bees with nectar

Nearby words

  1. honey guide,
  2. honey locust,
  3. honey mesquite,
  4. honey mouse,
  5. honey mushroom,
  6. honey stomach,
  7. honey wagon,
  8. honey-bee,
  9. honey-buzzard,
  10. honey-eater

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Examples from the Web for honey plant

  • This is a honey-plant and smells strong of sage, and is common in the South, giving a beautiful effect of mingled mauve and gray.