spring squill

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Related to spring squill: Scilla verna, globeflower
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Noun1.spring squill - European scilla with small blue or purple flowers
scilla, squill - an Old World plant of the genus Scilla having narrow basal leaves and pink or blue or white racemose flowers
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It's here that you'll find the beautiful little flower called spring squill, its delicate lilac petals growing close to the ground.
Some occur in our area, for example Scilla verna, the spring squill (Scilla verna), is common on the Mull of Galloway, while the Pyramidal Orchid (Anacamptis pyramidalis) has been found in near Gatehouse of Fleet.
Yr enw Saesneg yw 'spring squill' a'r enw Lladin - 'Scilla verna.'.