celandine


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Related to celandine: Chelidonium majus, greater celandine

celandine:

see poppypoppy,
common name for some members of the Papaveraceae, a family composed chiefly of herbs of the Northern Hemisphere having a characteristic milky or colored sap. Most species are native to the Old World; many are cultivated in gardens for their brilliantly colored if
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; buttercupbuttercup
or crowfoot,
common name for the Ranunculaceae, a family of chiefly annual or perennial herbs of cool regions of the Northern Hemisphere. Thought to be one of the most primitive families of dicotyledenous plants, the Ranunculaceae typically have a simple
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celandine

either of two unrelated plants, Chelidonium majus (see greater celandine) or Ranunculus ficaria (see lesser celandine)
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He wanted images of this wildflower to decorate his tomb but his relatives got it wrong and used the greater celandine, Chelidonium majus.
PARTFURNISHED 4 Celandine Way, Windy Nook, Gateshead, is available to rent
That was British poet William Wordsworth's way of saying that the lesser celandine is one hardy little spreading perennial.
From the spiky shoots of garden bulbs to the first tiny leaves of marsh marigolds and lesser celandine, from snowdrops to primulas, things are stirring.
Rhys Moorhead was last seen playing in his grandparents' garden in Celandine Close, Marton, at 9.
When honeysuckle, primrose, violet and celandine go on the rampage, and golden pussywillows explode beside railway lines, pregnant themselves with sun
If you have that impossibly shaded sour soiled yard or an alley that will not grow anything, then try the celandine poppy.
At Catterick Celandine, trained by Andy Turnell, looks interesting in the Willie Carson-Pinker's Pond Apprentice Handicap (3.
William Evans, 46, of Celandine Avenue, Salendine Nook.
Scott Dixon, of Celandine Way, in Windy Nook, was last seen at 6am on Tuesday at Whitburn Gardens, in Springwell, He was heading towards the area known locally as 'Black Lines' and 'Lookout'.
He said being under the influence of alcohol explained Hackett's behaviour at the house in Celandine Way, Stockton, but it did not excuse it.