water-loving


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Adj.1.water-loving - (of plants) flourishing with lots of water
healthy - having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease; "a rosy healthy baby"; "staying fit and healthy"
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There was a grove of water-loving poplars planted in a circle all round it, and the clear cold water came down to it from a rock high up, {143} while above the fountain there was an altar to the nymphs, at which all wayfarers used to sacrifice.
Dahab is the perfect destination for water-loving people, it is a place where there is an abundance of swimming, snorkelling, and diving varieties
These birds, along with many other water-loving ones, are using the lavish pools, lakes and ponds at the safari.
Add to the feature by popping aquatic plants in the tub or water-loving varieties such as ferns around the outside where they can benefit from splashes and spray.
He urged the scientist to work on sugarcane breeding to transform the crop from water-loving to less water.
So, it was with great enthusiasm, early one morning that I headed out with our water-loving Labrador to meet our new friends for a swim.
Her talk, titled "Hydrophytes: Water-Loving Plants Found in Wetlands in and near Eugene," will cover how plants have adapted to inundation and hypoxic conditions.
With a large natural swimming pond and writers' retreat, it features a two-storey, oak-framed building inspired by the writing room of poet Vita Sackville-West at Sissinghurst Castle in Kent, a swimming pond edged with water-loving plants, a woodland of river birches, acacias and acers, and a garden with tumbling roses and peonies in a palette of greens, punctuated by soft pinks, lavender blues and creams, and a touch of orange.
It features a two-storey oak framed building inspired by the writing room of poet Vita Sackville-West at Sissinghurst Castle, a swimming pond edged with water-loving plants, a woodland of river birches, acacias and acers, and a garden with tumbling roses and peonies in a palette of greens, punctuated by soft pinks, lavender blues and creams, with a touch of orange.
More obscure interpretations look to the mythical liver, or a similar water-loving bird.
It is Wolffia arrhiza, a species of flowering plant known by the common names spotless watermeal and rootless duckweed, belonging to the Araceae, a family rich in water-loving species.
At least 40 per cent of the bank has been covered with reed beds that provide shelter and breeding places for many wading and water-loving birds as well as warblers," Dr Khan said.