red campion


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Related to red campion: meadow buttercup, rose campion, Silene dioica
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Noun1.red campion - biennial European catchfly having red or pink flowersred campion - biennial European catchfly having red or pink flowers; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis
genus Silene - large widely distributed genus of plants having mostly showy flowers of various colors: campion; catchfly
campion, catchfly, silene - any plant of the genus Silene
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Create a bed featuring wildflowers which will grow on poor soils, including meadow clary (Salvia pratensis) and red campion (Silene dioica) along with nectarrich open-centred flowers including poppies, catmint, sedums and herbs such as lavender, mint and thyme.
Create a bed featuring wildflowers which will grow on poor soils, including meadow clary (Salvia pratensis) and red campion (Silene dioica) along with nectar-rich open-centred flowers including poppies, catmint, sedums and herbs such as lavender, mint and thyme.
Create a bed featuring wildflowers which will grow on poor soils, including meadow clary (Salvia pratensis) and red campion (Silene dioica) along with nectar-rich opencentred flowers including poppies, catmint, sedums and herbs such as lavender, mint and thyme.
Red campion TV gardener Joe Swift: Always looks good with other flowers.
e pond itself, a kind of oasis in the middle of the 126-hectare forest, is home to mallard, moorhen and heron and the ground around it is rich in bluebells, ramsons, red campion, cow parsley, marsh marigold, meadow sweet and male fern.
Secondly, some plants, like Red Campion and Meadowsweet, are more opportunistic.
Last summer, flower meadows were created at 10 sites across the city, with cornflowers, poppies, oxeye daisies, meadow buttercups and red campion.
The Society, helped by two visiting Duke of Edinburgh students, prepared to welcome the bees by planting and sowing native wild flowers, including bluebells, foxgloves and red campion.
Steve has been studying gannets for years at the RSPB's Bempton Cliffs nature reserve on the Yorkshire coast and noticed a male bird bringing a gift of red campion flowers, trailing in a line in the wind.
Now on the lane leading to my home, we have cow parsley, the last of the blue bells, dog violets, creeping buttercup, foxgloves, stitchwort, cranesbill, ransom and red campion - it's beautiful and covered in butterflies and insects.
To encourage them, grow nectar-rich tobacco plants and red campion, and night-scented plants such as evening primrose, honeysuckle and stocks.
WOODLAND RIDE Amongst the fronds of bracken, red campion raise their vibrant heads toward the sun and its glittering rays paint a cardinal beetle with a splendid luminosity.