Crossword: Petal Time

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Across

1 Desert plants

6 Seashore

11 Literary initials

14 Thin as ___

15 Chicago’s planetarium

16 Theologist’s subj.

17 With 27 down and 11 down, location of 64 across

19 ___ de cologne

20 Perched

21 Under ideal circumstances

22 Smaller amount

23 Thought

24 Beethoven symphony with “Ode to Joy”

25 Droops

28 Post-accident neck ailment

32 Santa ___

34 Ancient Palestinian Kingdom

35 Saudi export

38 Broadcast

39 Submarine weapon

42 Western Indian

43 In the ___ (in debt)

44 Britain’s first queen

45 North American bovine

47 Of mixed Old-World ancestry

51 “Fiery” Roman emperor

52 Stacked beds

54 Be short of

56 Other

57 Nova ___ (Canadian province)

60 ___ de deux

63 One ___ time

64 Changing garden display in a Rockford park

66 Coffee server

67 Construction equipment, briefly

68 Monsieur Matisse

69 Small amount

70 Chasm

71 Urged

Down

1 Mama ___, of oldies rock

2 Operatic song

3 Am not able

4 Word with can or soldier

5 Trojan epic

6 Old section of Algiers

7 Garfield’s foil

8 Swiss peaks

9 Aug. follower

10 Prefix for angle or athlete

11 See 17 across

12 Ogre

13 Wintry road cover

18 Hearty meal

22 Fleur-de-___

23 Normal school: abbr.

24 Big shot

25 Wound reminder

26 “That’s ___” (not true)

27 See 17 across

29 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame architect

30 “The Raven” author

31 Young fellow

33 Celebrities

36 “Believe ___ Not”

37 Comic Jay

40 “Step ___ crack, …”

41 IV inserters, usually

46 Ball point filler

48 Short guitar, for short

49 Rite sites

50 Hammerer’s target

52 “Nice one!”

53 Violet prefix

55 Secret store

57 Pig

58 Comfy and warm

59 Valuable rocks

60 Classic video game

61 Farm measure

62 Lock the brakes

64 Pharmaceuticals overseer: abbr.

65 Section of a journey

From the June 1-7, 2005, issue

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