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wild flower

1. any flowering plant that grows in an uncultivated state
2. the flower of such a plant
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We went on climbing, higher and higher, and curving hither and thither, in the shade of noble woods, and with a rich variety and profusion of wild flowers all about us; and glimpses of rounded grassy backbones below us occupied by trim chalets and nibbling sheep, and other glimpses of far lower altitudes, where distance diminished the chalets to toys and obliterated the sheep altogether; and every now and then some ermined monarch of the Alps swung magnificently into view for a moment, then drifted past an intervening spur and disappeared again.
Ezra Jennings stopped for a moment, and picked some wild flowers from the hedge by the roadside.
He tossed his little nosegay of wild flowers away from him, as if the remembrances which it recalled were remembrances which hurt him now.
Splendid trees reared their stately tops where splendid cathedrals once had reared their domes, and sweet wild flowers blossomed in simple serenity in soil that once was drenched with human blood.
Areas of amenity grassland, which are not used for recreational purposes, have also been given the wild flower treatment.
Now several other roundabouts are in line for the wild flower treatment for 2019.
A YOU can buy annual wild flower seed mixes that will bloom in the coming year, and also perennial plant blends which, sown now, will begin to flower in a couple of years.
If you are a wild flower enthusiast or a keen wild flower photographer, visit LeptosKamaresVillage where your camera will capture hundreds of plants and flowers that exist in the area and most definitely worth seeing.
The church already has a wild flower garden on Tyddyn Street and this current phase will increase the provision of pollen and nectar for struggling pollinating insects such as bees, moths and butterflies.
Abbie Williams; WILD FLOWER; Central Avenue Publishing (Fiction: Romance) 13.95 ISBN: 9781771681094
The findings of the survey are being released as Plantlife launches the Great British Wild Flower Hunt, which includes nearly 50 flowers to identify, and allows hunters to filter photos by colour, mark off flowers spotted and earn "flower points" for what they spot.