Omphalode


Related to Omphalode: Omphalodes verna

Om´pha`lode


n.1.(Bot.) The central part of the hilum of a seed, through which the nutrient vessels pass into the rhaphe or the chalaza; - called also omphalodium.
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OMPHALODES | cappadocica is one of the most endearing of all spring owers.
OMPHALODES cappadocica is one of the most endearing of all spring flowers.
HELLO BRICK ROAD: Omphalodes cappadocica is one of the most endearing of all spring flowers.
Hostas are the caviar of the plant world but they have also stripped bare my newly planted heleniums and omphalodes, while completely bypassing the peonies, thalictrum and hardy geraniums.
Elsewhere, kerria japonica's yellow orange pompon-like double flowers are a bright zing of colour and complement the omphalodes cappadocica.
There were shelves of a pretty little plant called Omphalodes cappadocica 'Starry Eyes' I'd been meaning to buy for a long time.
Borage, whose flowers we float in our glasses of Pimms, seeds itself with gay abandon, as do forget-me-nots (pictured) and Omphalodes linifolia, a delightful whiteflowered, glaucousleaved navelwort that is exceptional in preferring a poor, sunny, well-drained situation.
Borage, whose flowers we float in our glasses of Pimms, seeds itself with gay abandon, as do forget-me-nots and Omphalodes linifolia, a delightful white-flowered, glaucous-leaved navelwort that is exceptional in preferring a poor, sunny, well-drained situation.
Also flowering happily in the shade were Vinca minor, the greater periwinkle, and Omphalodes 'Starry Eyes'.
One family of plants that are particularly good at this time of year are the Borages and they includes Myosotis (Forget-me-not), Symphytum (Comfrey), Brunnera, Lithospermum, Omphalodes (Navelwort), Pulmonaria and Trachystemon.
OUR great online offer is two new Omphalodes Starry Eyes for only pounds 6.