meadow clary


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Related to meadow clary: Salvia pratensis, Meadow sage
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Noun1.meadow clary - tall perennial Old World salvia with violet-blue flowersmeadow clary - tall perennial Old World salvia with violet-blue flowers; found in open grasslands
salvia, sage - any of various plants of the genus Salvia; a cosmopolitan herb
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Its common name is meadow clary and it produces masses of flowers more than an inch long in early summer which are set off by leaves which can reach 6in or more.
The Natural Capital Coalition pilot project, launched during #GlobalGoals Week, aims to increase the populations of Meadow Clary, a rare flower which needs help to prevent it disappearing as its natural ecosystem has been lost.
Create a bed featuring wildflowers which will grow on poor soils, including meadow clary (Salvia pratensis) and red campion (Silene dioica) along with nectar-rich open-centred flowers including poppies, catmint, sedums and herbs such as lavender, mint and thyme.
Create a bed featuring wildflowers which will grow on poor soils, including meadow clary (Salvia pratensis) and red campion (Silene dioica) along with nectarrich open-centred flowers including poppies, catmint, sedums and herbs such as lavender, mint and thyme.
Create a bed featuring wildflowers which will grow on poor soils, including meadow clary (Salvia pratensis) and red campion (Silene dioica) along with nectar-rich opencentred flowers including poppies, catmint, sedums and herbs such as lavender, mint and thyme.
Charles later toured areas of the garden and was also presented with six examples of a rare Meadow Clary plant, which has become extinct in the Welsh countryside - and is one of his favourite flowers.
Over-sow a corner of your lawn with wildflowers, including moon daisy (Chrysanthemum leucanthemum), meadow clary (Salvia pratensis) and red campion (Silene dioica).
The huge thistly purple Greater Knapweed and stunning pink Bloody Cranesbill can sway in the breeze alongside violet Loosestrife and green Sweet Woodruff, yellow Creeping Jenny and blue Meadow Clary.