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Synonyms for bugloss

perennial or biennial herb cultivated for its delicate usually blue flowers

widespread European weed with spiny tongue-shaped leaves and yellow flowers

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common alkanet and common bugloss (both naming Anchusa officinalis).
FIELDS IN JUNE SUNSHINE: wandering through green lanes and along wild flower verges, stitchwort glows white alongside red campion, viper's bugloss splashes the paths with blue, butter-yellow birds-foot trefoil peeps through long grasses.
linear time, while all around us were poppies, bugloss, fennel, yellow
Meadows abound with sainfoin, yellow rattles, rampions, orchids, campions, clovers, pink Bistort, Viper's Bugloss, Ox-eye Daisy, bellflowers and even Orange lilies.
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Claudio Sedivy and colleagues from ETH Zurich collected pollen from four plant species - buttercup, viper's bugloss, wild mustard and tansy - using an ingenious method.
Sage-green sea kale, blue bugloss, red poppy and yellow sedum give bursts of seasonal colour in the stony desert landscape of Dungeness, but it is the purple hue in August from the Viper's Bugloss that is referenced in the purple floor that weaves its way throughout the house.
If a mans hair fall off, work him a salve, take the mickle wolfs bane, and vipers bugloss....
These plants include butterfly weed and other milkweeds, abelia, butterfly bush, Joe-pye weed, sweet William, lantana, lilac, thistle, knapweed, viper's bugloss, hawthorn, hydrangea, spirea, goldenrod, phlox, heliotrope, penta, sweet allysum, yarrow, dandelion, staghorn sumac, thymes, mints, oreganos and white clover.
The Canary Island relative of our native vipers' bugloss is a splendid feature of mild gardens, like wonderful Logan Botanics, where it seeds around merrily.