flora (part of speech: noun)
greenness (part of speech: noun)
green (part of speech: adjective)
- It was the custom to leave a tuft of verdure at the top of the liberty tree as an emblem, the best they had at command, of the flag they meant to fight for. - "A Little Maid of Old Maine", Alice Turner Curtis.
- There is no verdure where there is no water. - "How to Live a Holy Life", C. E. Orr.
- Admiring, as I do, these noble forests, which seem to bid defiance to time, I looked with pain on the ridge of rocks that stretched far beyond my eye, formerly crowned with the most beautiful verdure. - "Letters written during a short residence in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark", Mary Wollstonecraft.