Virginia bluebell


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Noun1.Virginia bluebell - smooth erect herb of eastern North America having entire leaves and showy blue flowers that are pink in budVirginia bluebell - smooth erect herb of eastern North America having entire leaves and showy blue flowers that are pink in bud
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 Mertensia, Mertensia - a genus of herbs belonging to the family Boraginaceae that grow in temperate regions and have blue or purple flowers shaped like funnels
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One of Smarr's favorites is the Virginia Bluebell (Mertensia virginica), which is bright green and blue with pink hues.
Virginia bluebell or Virginia cowslip (Mertensia virginica)
Some easy-to-grow spring ephemerals are bloodroot, woodland phlox, Virginia bluebell, shooting star, Solomon's seal, Jacob's ladder, fire pink, trillium, and foamflower.

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