globe flower


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Related to globe flower: globe thistle, globe amaranth
  • noun

Synonyms for globe flower

any of several plants of the genus Trollius having globose yellow flowers

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THE large globe flower heads of ornamental onions are made up of clusters of star-like blooms - and are followed by seed heads which have a beautiful architectural quality.
The globe flower and the pink ragged robin were among plants joining the waterspurslane, which was discovered at the park's wetland conservation meadow.
Upland hay meadows are home to many scarce plants such as wood bittervetch, globe flower and orchids, while there are still extensive areas of marshy grassland.
The same cannot be said of trollius, the globe flower.
Rebecca Barrett, North Pennines AONB area coordinator, said: "The richest hay meadows in the AONB are simply breathtaking when species such as melancholy thistle, wood cranesbill and globe flower are in bloom.
The roll call included meadow fox-tail, sweet vernal grass, downy oat grass, wood horse-tail, red fescue, crested dog's-tail, wood anemone, bugle, floating sweet grass, sharp flowered rush, ragged robin, wood cranesbill, marsh marigold, globe flower, yellow rattle, adder's tongue fern, and moonwort.