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devil's bit

devil's bit

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(Plants) devil's bit scabious. See scabious23
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CLARCAM should make it third-time-lucky for Gordon Elliott and champion-jockey Davy Russell in the Devils Bit 3-Y-0 Maiden Hurdle in Thurles today.
But on a line through devils Bit, who beat her at Gowran in June, she has work to do against Walden Prince.
Banyan Tree, trained by Rebecca Curtis, is the sole representative from Britain, while trainer John O'Shea, who landed the race in 2009 with Moonlight Sapphire, fields Devils Bit, who has won twice from just six starts over hurdles.
Mr Jones claimed that some devils bit scabious, the caterpillar food-plant of the marsh fritillary butterfly, had also been pulled out of the ground.
The caterpillars were released a mile beyond the head of Ennerdale Water on a site was considered to be ideal as it contains an abundance of devils bit scabious - a plant the caterpillars feed on.
Meanwhile, Davy Russell, right, took the honours with took th t a double at Thurles yesterday and earned deserved plaudits for "ride of the week, month or season" for his determined drive on the Mouse Morris-trained Carry Each Other in the Devils Bit Beginners Chase.
An improving horse who is Galwaybound next month is Eddie Donegan's Devils Bit, who turned over odds-on favourite Magical Memoir in fine style in the 2m conditions' hurdle.
In the winner's hurdle Devils Bit looks to hold a strong chance of notching up his second victory over timber.
Fearless Falcon then came down at the same flight, who in turned interfered with Devils Bit, who also hit the deck.
The wild flowers that thrive under Tim's management regime include yellow rattle, hawkbit, birds' foot trefoil, knapweed, devils bit scabious, sorrel, salad burnett and whorled caraway - Carmarthenshire's adopted county flower.
Meanwhile, Davy Russell took the honours with a double at Thurles yesterday and earned deserved plaudits for "ride of the week, month or season" for his determined drive on the Mouse Morris-trained Carry Each Other in the Devils Bit Beginners Chase.
Knight Eagle was disappointing last time so Devils Bit, brought down when last seen over hurdles but who ran to form last month on the Flat at Leopardstown, is readily preferred as the saver.