water avens


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Noun1.water avens - erect perennial of north temperate zone having pinnate leaves and a few nodding flowers with a brown-purple calyx and orange and pink petalswater avens - erect perennial of north temperate zone having pinnate leaves and a few nodding flowers with a brown-purple calyx and orange and pink petals
avens - any of various perennials of the genus Geum having usually pinnate basal leaves and variously colored flowers
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Clare Louise Smith, 39, of Water Avens Way, Stockton, fined PS110 with PS65 costs for speeding.
For the past three years, beginning in May, lady's smock, water avens, cranesbill, campion and ox-eye daisy, among others, have been mown down when in full bloom.
Benjamin Antony Dance, 19, of Water Avens Close, St Mellons, Cardiff, was fined pounds 100 with pounds 80 court costs and a pounds 15 victim surcharge and told to pay pounds 100 compensation to his victim after he pleaded guilty to assault.
Clare Louise Smith, 39, of Water Avens Way, Stockton, fined PS600 and ordered to pay PS65 costs for using a vehicle without insurance and driving without an appropriate licence.
Jennifer Talbot, from nearby Water Avens Close, St Mellons, said: 'I first noticed something was happening when I heard a police helicopter come over the house.
The three-bedroom semi is at Water Avens Way, Ferriers Park, Stockton.
In spring, banksides are covered in primrose, lesser celandine, wood sorrel and wild garlic, edging later into foxglove, red campion, stitchwort, water avens and meadow sweet.