dappled


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having spots or patches of color

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This works best if you mentally conjure up a specific environment, such as a beach, with dappled sunlight on the waves, palm trees swaying in the wind .
These pretty clump-formers are a common sight in springtime, providing a splash of colour in sun or dappled shade under deciduous trees or shrubs.
The leaf variations are far and wide, from deep, rich green to variegated, dappled white and light green.
The fallow deer is one of the few deer species to keep its spots as an adult, helping it to hide in the shadows and dappled sunlight of its woodland home from predators like the European lynx.
Another series features the Gwaun Valley - secret views of the river in dappled light - while a third selection of paintings focus on storms and changing winter light.
The packaging features Anderson Valley's traditional valley scene, dappled with snow, and framed by springs of holly.
In 480 BC, King Xerxes camped his Persian army in a grove of those stately trees, distinguished by their smooth, dappled trunks.
He was never extreme or daring in technique; fine, small strokes and subtle tonal shading characterize his delicate, dappled landscapes.
The cells create a "floating" appearance and cast a dappled pattern that brings the eye upward.
The personal website of Jaan Kaplinski features the distant silhouette of birds against a blue sky subtly dappled with clouds.
The flowers are excellent for cutting and will tolerate sun or dappled shade, preferring moist but well-drained fertile soil.
Woodland gardens traditionally welcome plants which thrive in shade or at least dappled shade.
These plants thrive in the dappled shade and come in all shades to suit different colour schemes and tastes.
Growing 5m x 5m (15ft x 15ft), it prefers a sheltered site in dappled shade, as the flowers often prove particuarly prone to frost damage.
8m high clubroom a unique quality of dappled light.