pheasant's-eye


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Noun1.pheasant's-eye - Eurasian herb cultivated for its deep red flowers with dark centers
flower - a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
genus Adonis, Adonis - annual or perennial herbs
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Experts at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, have found the key to helping bring oncecommon pheasant's-eye back from the brink of extinction is to expose seeds to the sun to encourage them to germinate.
Pheasant's-eye seeds grown in Kew's Millennium Seed Bank in their thousands are being scattered across farmland where they were once found to expose them to the summer heat on top of the soil to encourage them to grow.
A PROJECT has been launched to stop rare farmland flowers including corn buttercups and pheasant's-eye vanishing from the English countryside.