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Definition of spent

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Definition as written by Terry:

Typically refers to a flower or bulb, meaning that it has completed its flowering period. Gardeners may deadhead or otherwise remove the spent flower (or bulb) unless seeds are desired - then the seedhead should be left undisturbed until it ripens.

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