lady's bedstraw


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lady's bedstraw

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(Plants) a Eurasian rubiaceous plant, Galium verum, with clusters of small yellow flowers
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These botanicals, endemic to the Scottish island, are apple mint, sweet chamomile, creeping thistle, downy birch, elder, gorse, hawthorn, heather, juniper, lady's bedstraw, lemon balm, meadowsweet, mugwort, red clover, spearmint, sweet cicely, bog myrtle (sweet gale), tansy, water mint, white clover, wild thyme, and wood sage.
Species such as red clover and lady's bedstraw, which support high numbers of insects, have seen the most rapid declines.
Mi fedrwch hefyd ddefnyddio concars ffres, ewcalyptws, dail llawryf (sweet bay leaves), briwydd felen (Lady's bedstraw) ac erwain yn y droriau a'r cwpwrdd dillad.
Most flower-rich meadows are home to yellow rattle, while other lowland species to see in the summer months include lady's bedstraw, clustered bellflower, hoary plantain, salad burnet and the rarer dyer's greenweed, green-winged orchid and greater butterfly orchid.
Buy seed mixes that contain ox-eye daisies, yarrow, harebells, birdsfoot trefoil, cowslips, lady's bedstraw, betony, yellow rattle and others for waving drifts of colour.
Ar un ochr i'r llwybr yng nghanol glaswellt, roedd y briwydd felen (Galium verum; lady's bedstraw) yn amlwg iawn.
Flowers like the cowslip, meadow cranesbill, common spotted orchid and lady's bedstraw grow on special kinds of grassland which are often threatened by new building, road developments and grass cutting.
The nature reserve features plants such as knapweed, cowslip, pignut, lady's bedstraw and great burnet.
Among all the so-called common herbs are interesting plants such as Cancer sage, Blackberry lily, Jobe's tears, Lady's bedstraw, and Mullein.
Plant spring-flowering species such as cowslips, bladder companion, lady's bedstraw and fritillaries along with a sprinkling of later-flowering knapweed, ox eye daisy and field scabious, which attract the small blue and meadow brown butterflies.
A Lady's Bedstraw (Galium verum), which, according to legend, was used as a bed on which the Virgin Mary rested, gives a good yellow color, and, as a yellow dye, it has often been used in certain cultures to produce the golden color so sought after in hair.
LOWER MINNETTS FIELD 1 hectare This small grassland reserve is an open oasis among the dark, dense woodlands that border it, with over 60 species of plants like bright white Oxeye Daisies, rich yellow Agrimony, Cowslip and Lady's Bedstraw.