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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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.
There Was When Morning Fell') (3) Let me measure my trade with a tented sleep Where none shall in hearts' ease landlord love Leave me for child's sake hubbed in harebells Where planets in pasture magnify my face.
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.
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.
This giltwood stool bears his label and has a floral needlework top over a guilloche frieze, and curved cross frame carved with 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.
We climb now to the hills/That rise silent shoulder to shoulder / To the skies of summer hills/Azure and fainter than harebells.
Common Hawker dragonflies were still flying on Anglesey in late October, harebells were flowering in December in Penrhyn Bay and marsh marigolds, another spring plant, were blossoming on Anglesey as early as October.
Wild flowers, including scabious, harebells, foxgloves, pimpernels, primroses and violets thrive in the hedgerows and field margins, and there are plentiful offerings of blackberries, elderberries and hazelnuts.