bed of flowers


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Synonyms for bed of flowers

a bed in which flowers are growing

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Through it you glimpse the graceful curving edge of bricks that lead to the yard's focal point, a multi-colored and textured bed of flowers, vegetables and herbs.
In his novel A Bed of Flowers (1972), he showed a lapsed priest, Jacques, as saying, "When they announced that the Mass was no longer a sacrifice, it had become a meal, I realized that the institutional form of the Church had become no more than an empty shell .
Webster dragged his tee shot so far right that it hit the starter's hut on the East course and he then had to play out of a bed of flowers.
At the opening hole he suffered a double bogey, as he had at the Forest of Arden in the Daily Telegraph British Masters earlier this month, when pushing his tee shot so far right it hit the starter's hut on the East course and settled into a bed of flowers.
Put in its place was a raised bed of flowers in a large planter.
Because of these connotations we rarely remember the other side of the myth, the redemptive side: nymphs, wanting to give Narcissus a proper burial, find only a bed of flowers where his body had lain, and so give the flower his name.
Funeral cars contained floral tributes including a large RAF Tornado mounted on a white bed of flowers.
Other vintage moments topping the list include the scene in which a drunken Eddy falls into a bed of flowers on Absolutely Fabulous, which is at number three.
Other vintage moments topping the list include the scene in which a drunken Edina falls into a bed of flowers during 'Absolutely Fabulous', which is at No 3.
Hundreds of other notes marking the love, despair and hope of the country lay among the growing bed of flowers.
But visually, nothing pops like a beautiful bed of flowers.
Organisers of Stratford in Bloom are making a up a bed of flowers in the traditional town colours of red, yellow and blue.
A bed of flowers speaks to the healing and solemn grace of nature.
1 Sleep on a bed of flowers - almost - with this pansy-print king size duvet cover, pounds 60, and matching pillow cases, pounds 12 each, Debenhams.
That precludes the usual practice of displaying the deceased in a bed of flowers, to be circled by those who come to say a final goodbye.