bell heather


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bell heather

n
(Plants) an ericaceous shrub, Erica cinerea. See heath2
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bell heather - dwarf European shrub with rose-colored flowersbell heather - dwarf European shrub with rose-colored flowers
erica, true heath - any plant of the genus Erica
2.bell heather - common low European shrub with purple-red flowersbell heather - common low European shrub with purple-red flowers
erica, true heath - any plant of the genus Erica
Translations

bell heather

nerica campanulata di Scozia
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There are further examples of purple coming to the fore up on the hills with cross-leaved heaths and bell heather also beginning to flower.
The first batch of Ramsey Island Welsh Dry Gin will use bell heather and water mint, while St David's Seaweed Welsh Dry Gin will incorporate seaweed harvested from the coastline.
CHESTER: 2.00 Big Time Maybe, 2.35 Bell Heather, 3.10 Original Choice, 3.45 Munstead Star, 4.20 Ashpan Sam, 4.55 Airton, 5.25 Glenys The Menace.
BELL HEATHER can make a seamless switch to the all-weather with victory in the Brewin Dolphin Handicap at Newcastle.
A winner on her debut at Lingfield last August, Bell Heather unsurprisingly found eventual Group One winner Ventura Storm too good on her second juvenile outing but her efforts had encouraged the handicapper to award her a mark of 80 at the start of 2016.
The southerly aspect of Land's End, together with the maritime and temperate climate, has made it an important location for maritime heathland plants such as heather, bell heather, western gorse and cross-leaved heath.
Mae dail hwn yn fain, ac mewn cylch o dair o gwmpas y coesyn, ac mae'r blodau'n amlwg iawn am eu bod yn ffurfio cwpanau neu glychau, a dyna wrth gwrs sut mae cael ei enw Saesneg - 'bell heather.' .' Mae sawl bardd wedi cyfeirio at glychau'r neu gwpanau'r grug.
Heather is the plant that most characterises lowland heath, and there are three common species: ling, which produces pale-purple flowers; the deep-purple-flowering bell heather; and the hairy cross-leaved heather, which has a clump of pink flowers at the top of its stem.
Summer flowering heathers include Bell Heather, Ling and St.
KIMBERELLA (NAP), 4.20 Bell Heather, 4.55 Blue Jacket, 5.25 Fillydelphia.
Love from Nic, Keith, Coley & Brad x Bell EVELYN Happy Mothers Day love Julie,Di and Tim x Bell HEATHER Happy Mothers Day Thank you for being the best Mum & Grandma we appreciate all the things you do for us and love you lots.
'Less than ten per cent of the 60 hectares is relatively undisturbed heath of common heather, bell heather, gorse, broom and fine grasses.'