ragged robin

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ragged robin:

see pinkpink,
common name for some members of the Caryophyllaceae, a family of small herbs found chiefly in north temperate zones (especially the Mediterranean area) but with several genera indigenous to south temperate zones and high altitudes of tropical mountains.
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ragged robin

a caryophyllaceous plant, Lychnis floscuculi, native to Europe and Asia, that has pink or white flowers with ragged petals
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Plant bluebells (Hyacinthoides non-scripta), wood anemone (Anemone nemerosa), wood sorrel (Oxalis acetosella), early purple orchis (Orchis mascula), foxglove (digitalis purpurea) or ragged robin (Lychnis flos-cuculi).
Yma roedd sioe ddigon o ryfeddod o'r gellesg (Iris pseudacorus; Yellow iris) a robin garpiog neu carpiog y cors (Lychnis flos-cuculi; ragged robin) yn un cwrlid pinc hardd.
y la ausencia en la de Pitarch de Blysmus compressus (ausente en territorios maestracenses), Caltha palustris (ausente en territorios maestracenses), Carex disticha, Carex echinata, Carex panicea, Carex pulicaris (ausente en territorios maestracenses), Carex rostrata, Dactylorhiza incarnata, Lychnis flos-cuculi subsp.
They include ragged robin, Lychnis flos-cuculi, with blooms of deep pink or white and ragged petals; dusty miller, Lychnis coronaria, with silver-grey foliage and bright pink or white flowers; flower of Jove, Lychnis flos-jovis, which forms a mat of grey-green leaves and bears red, white or pink blooms and Lychnis chalcedonica, with clusters of scarlet flowers on stems up to 1.2m (4ft) tall.