The fragrance of tuberoses and carnations came in their faces.
"Jane Field" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
The air was heavy with the overpowering scent of tuberoses.
"Flower of the Dusk" by Myrtle Reed
For Marie Corelli, tuberoses and embalming fluid.
"Damn!" by Henry Louis Mencken
C. The tuberosity of the ischium.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
She was all in black, her face wax-white, a little black hat on her wonderful golden-red hair, and in her breast a tuberose.
"The Other Side of the Door" by Lucia Chamberlain
Their perfume seemed to choke her, like the deadly tuberoses piled upon a coffin.
"Mlle. Fouchette" by Charles Theodore Murray
In all the other trees, the tuberosities are of no value whatever.
"Intarsia and Marquetry" by F. Hamilton Jackson
Weary with a heavy night and with evil dreams, the Prince Fortemain stood on one side of the throne with his white tuberose in his hand.
"The Flower Princess" by Abbie Farwell Brown
Premaxillae raised into tuberosities in front of the nostrils.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 7" by Various
Males have dark brown horny nuptial tuberosities on the thumb.
"The Amphibians and Reptiles of Michoacán, México" by William E. Duellman
The Tuberose requires more heat to grow to perfection than it is usually possible to give here in the North.
"The Practical Garden-Book" by C. E. Hunn
These waxy, white tuberoses are very rare at this season of the year.
"Professor Huskins" by Lettie M. Cummings
The Tuberose even seems a plebeian flower by the side of the Magnolia.
"A Year in a Lancashire Garden" by Henry Arthur Bright
One of the females gave off a powerful tuberose reek, variable as drafts in the large room stirred it about.
"The Trial of Callista Blake" by Edgar Pangborn
The humerus is slender, with less-marked tuberosities.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
Tuberoses can now be procured which will bloom from May until frost.
"Gardening for Little Girls" by Olive Hyde Foster
The Tuberose is a gross feeder, and succeeds best in light loam, but will grow in any moist rich soil.
"A Garden with House Attached" by Sarah Warner Brooks
What flower can be whiter, sweeter, and more lovely than the Tuberose?
"Talks about Flowers." by M. D. Wellcome
In her breast was a spray of tuberoses, flowers ineffably emblematic of the grave.
"Devil's Dice" by William Le Queux
In her hands she carried the fragments of the pot which had held the tuberose.
"A Book o' Nine Tales." by Arlo Bates
Stay yet awhile;—let not the chill October
Plant spires of glinting frost about his bed;
Nor shower her faded leaves, so brown and sober,
Among the tuberoses above his head.
"Written in a Cemetary" by Kate Seymour Maclean
So would some tuberose delight,
That struck the pilgrim's wondering sight
'Mid lonely deserts drear;
All as at eve, the sovereign flower
Dispenses round its balmy power,
And crowns the fragrant year.
"A Pastoral Ode. To the Hon. Sir Richard Lyttleton" by William Shenstone
The sudden Thought of your Face is like a Wound
When it comes unsought
On some scent of Jasmin, Lilies, or pale Tuberose.
Any one of the sweet white fragrant flowers,
Flowers I used to love and lay in your hair.
"Reminiscence Of Mahomed Akram" by Laurence Hope