mission bells


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Noun1.mission bells - herb of southwestern United States having dark purple bell-shaped flowers mottled with greenmission bells - herb of southwestern United States having dark purple bell-shaped flowers mottled with green
checkered lily, fritillary - any liliaceous plant of the genus Fritillaria having nodding variously colored flowers
2.mission bells - herb of northwestern America having green-and-purple bell-shaped flowers
checkered lily, fritillary - any liliaceous plant of the genus Fritillaria having nodding variously colored flowers
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Witeck wrote: "Please assist us in the project of returning church and mission bells to the Philippine churches and people.
He wanted everyone within earshot of the mission bells, Hackel said.
The ABA has been going for almost 70 years, with many enthusiasts inspired by the mission bells on the Mission Trails of the West Coast.
He filled it with many artifacts from Hollywood (the porpoise fountain from Cleopatra) and history (the island is home to the state's largest collection of original mission bells from along El Camino Real, the California mission road that became the first highway in the U.S.).
He fell in love with a Mexican girl who decided to become a nun to atone for her brother's wayward ways, hence the song, "Mission bells told me I must not stay."
Good bedding varieties include Mission Bells, with red sepals (outer petals) and purple corolla (inner petals), Fascination (deep pink sepals, pale pink corolla) or Checkerboard (red and white sepals, red corolla).

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