redmaids


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Noun1.redmaids - succulent carpet-forming plant having small brilliant reddish-pink flowers; southwestern United States
wild flower, wildflower - wild or uncultivated flowering plant
Calandrinia, genus Calandrinia - large genus of low-growing herbs; widespread throughout tropical and warm temperate regions having usually basal leaves and panicles of purplish ephemeral flowers
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At Hopland Research and Extension Center (HREC), researcher Lindsey Hendricks-Franco, a doctoral candidate in integrative biology at UC Berkeley, is investigating the postfire nitrogen cycling roles played by ephemeral herbaceous plants such as whisperingbells (Emmenanthe penduliflora) and Brewer's redmaids (Calandrinia breweri) and by herbivores -- black-tailed deer, rodents and rabbits.
Her father, a successful businessman, enrolled Dina at pounds 5,000-a-year Redmaids School in Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol.