Molucella laevis


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Noun1.Molucella laevis - aromatic annual with a tall stems of small whitish flowers enclosed in a greatly enlarged saucer-shaped or bell-shaped calyx
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Molucella, Molucella - small genus of aromatic herbs of Mediterranean regions; widely cultivated
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Molucella laevis , commonly known as 'Bells of Ireland' is a particular plant in mind here, and even though it is a native of Turkey and Syria, it still needs that little extra chill.
Bells of Ireland, Molucella laevis, don't come up to the nicotiana's shoulders but have their own unique impact ( spikes apparently covered in bright green flowers.