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tall

higher than average.

tall fescue
festucaarundinacea.
tall Cape honeyflower
tall chloris
chlorisventricosa.
tall delphinium
delphiniumtrolliifolium.
tall field buttercup
tall larkspur
delphiniumbarbeyi, D. brownii, D. occidentale.
tall melilot
melilotusaltissima.
t silvery lupine
lupinuserectus.
tall yellowtop
seneciomagnificus.
References in classic literature ?
said the tall youth, with a scarcely perceptible smile.
You'd better listen to what people are saying," said some of the mob pointing to the tall youth.
For a time the tall dark girl thought she would marry the jeweler's son.
After the tall dark girl came to know Doctor Reefy it seemed to her that she never wanted to leave him again.
That's all right," said the tall soldier as he entered.
Oh, you'll see fighting this time, my boy, what'll be regular out-and-out fighting," added the tall soldier, with the air of a man who is about to exhibit a battle for the benefit of his friends.
At this moment the tall girl, who had gone a few yards off, came back, and said something which produced a strong effect.
The third and last pilgrim moved by, before long, and he said: "Ah, what a tall, graceful girl
The depressed Pickwickians turned moodily away, with the tall quadruped, for which they all felt the most unmitigated disgust, following slowly at their heels.
Seen now, in broad daylight, she looked tall, fair, and shapely; brown eyes with a benignant light in their irids, and a fine pencilling of long lashes round, relieved the whiteness of her large front; on each of her temples her hair, of a very dark brown, was clustered in round curls, according to the fashion of those times, when neither smooth bands nor long ringlets were in vogue; her dress, also in the mode of the day, was of purple cloth, relieved by a sort of Spanish trimming of black velvet; a gold watch (watches were not so common then as now) shone at her girdle.
He had been a tall, handsome young man then, and her Aunt Una was a beautiful girl of nineteen.
I never thought you were so tall by two or three inches.