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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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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Another resident of Celandine Close said: "We haven't been here very long, but according to our neighbours he's been missing twice before.
Huyton; Brian McElhinney, 27, of Cowper Way, Huyton; Richard Kenwright, 36, of Victoria Road, Tuebrook; Laura Kenwright, 25, of Beames Close, Wavertree; Neil Hailoo, 29, of Walsingham Road, Childwall; ; Ian Edge, 41, of Railway Street, Manningtree, Essex; Darren Duvall, 38, of Celandine Close, Childwall; Paula Dowding, 38, of Victoria Road, Tuebrook; Paul Dowding, 38, of Victoria Road, Tuebrook; and Lisa Amundsen, 29, of Warnerville Road, Broadgreen and Matt Notton, 29, of Monmouth Crescent, Ashton-in- Makerfield.
On one side there is a starry sky and on the other a meadow with celandine and primroses, a notable feature of Rowington churchyard in spring.
They leave one site and then often pop up on another one nearby - and that's just what's happened at Salendine Nook where caravans have left playing fields off Celandine Avenue and then immediately turned up at the nearby YMCA car park.
Lesser celandine and cowslips are in bloom in Bristol, and red campion is flowering in south Devon.
Only winter heliotrope is supposed to be flowering at new year, but three spring-flowering species - hazel, primrose and lesser celandine - were flowering very early.
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Council officials and police are due to serve an eviction notice on a group who camped on a football pitch at Celandine Avenue, Salendine Nook.
To help the scouts please send your Wish tokens to: 38 Celandine Way, Stockton, TS19 8FB.
Karen Wheatley, 47, of Celandine Way, Bedworth, pleaded guilty to drink-driving.
Ash, Bigwig, Celandine, Dandelion, Fiver, Hazel, Hawkbit, Nightshade, Pimpernel and Toadflax.
Celandine Close, in the Whitebridge area of Gosforth, was also transformed into a lake by the heavy downpours.