harebell


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Related to harebell: Campanula rotundifolia

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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Representing the council, solicitor Jill Brown told Gateshead Law Courts that he was brought to justice after a "significant" amount of waste had been found dumped on land off Harebell Road.
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253-8, we have an image of the distressed poet as a green leaf blown off the 'tree Of my beloved country'; an image replaced in 1850 by that of a 'pliant harebell' likewise roughly treated.