What does the word flora mean?

Usage examples for flora

  1. Flora shall sit by my side, like a little lady, and be an example to the rest. – Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  2. A Swedish naturalist is so much persuaded of that fact, that he talks, in his calendar of Flora, as familiarly of the swallows going under water in the beginning of September, as he would of his poultry going to roost a little before sunset. – The-Natural-History-of-Selborne by White, Gilbert
  3. When Flora gets well, the little man kept telling him, we are going to do some good with our money. – The Trumpeter Swan by Temple Bailey