Sentence Examples with the word Chloris

Species of Chloris are grown as ornamental grasses.

He was identified by the Romans with Favonius, and Chloris with Flora.

Griinfink), or GREEN LINNET, as it is very often called, a common European bird, the Fringilla chloris of Linnaeus, ranked by many systematists with one section of hawfinches, Coccothraustes, but apparently more nearly allied to the other section Hesperiphona, and perhaps justifiably deemed the type of a distinct genus, to which the name Chloris or Ligurinus has been applied.