Also called ribbon plant. a plant, Chlorophytum comosum, of the lily family, native to southern Africa, that has long, narrow leaves and clusters of white flowers and is widely cultivated as a houseplant.
What Does 🕷️ Spider Emoji Mean?The spider emoji symbolizes the fascinating and dangerous arachnid and is associated with spookiness, witches, Halloween, and Goth culture.
What Is The Difference Between A Bug And An Insect?We tend to use the word bug loosely for any very small creature with legs. However, a true bug is defined as belonging to the order Hemiptera. These creatures characteristically have tough forewings and lack teeth, such as beetles. True bugs have a stylet (a mouth shaped like a straw) that they use to suck juices from plants. Insects belong to the class Insecta and they are characterized by three-part bodies, usually two pairs of wings, and …
Origin of spider plant
First recorded in 1850–55
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British Dictionary definitions for spider plant
any of various house plants, esp Chlorophytum elatumSee chlorophytum
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