harebell

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harebell:

see bellflowerbellflower
or bluebell,
name commonly used as a comprehensive term for members of the Campanulaceae, a family of chiefly herbaceous annuals or perennials of wide distribution, characteristically found on dry slopes in temperate and subtropical areas.
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harebell

a N temperate campanulaceous plant, Campanula rotundifolia, having slender stems and leaves, and bell-shaped pale blue flowers
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This giltwood stool bears his label and has a floral needlework top over a guilloche frieze, and curved cross frame carved with harebells.
Within it, during the last month, nature has treated me to the sights of butter-coloured carpets of celandines, delicate wood anemones, harebells, wild garlic and bluebells.
To my right, I see the rectangular outline of one grave which makes a picture frame for harebells and buttercups while others, entwined with ground ivy, are full of English daisies.
The bastion of faith grows out of the ground as nothing has ever grown before, but its shingle skirts are now blackened by time and weather, and jewelled by dark alpine pinks, yellow trefoil and buttercups, festoons of white cow parsley, indigo harebells and the tiny blue stars of forget-me-not.
If you live in a chalkland area then grow chalkland plants like harebells and cowslips.
Previously knowing chiefly the anthologized poems, I looked for more of the same quality, but found mainly a predictable apparatus of harebells, violets, heather, larks, linnets, howling winds, winters, springs, and revenge.
Along the overgrown hedgerows harebells grew and in my vivid imagination these were the flowers that fairies used as hats and I was convinced if looked hard enough I would see one.
The parasitic hay rattle plant is being used, which attaches itself to the roots of vigorous grasses and prevents them from blotting out flowers like orchids and harebells.
When the bluebells are in flower one cannot help but notice them, as for harebells one has to look for them during their flowering season.