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Synonyms for oxlip

Eurasian primrose with yellow flowers clustered in a one-sided umbel

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These are bedding plants bred from crosses between primroses, cowslips and oxlips.
I know a bank where the wild thyme blows, Where oxlips and the nodding violet grows, Quite overcanopied with luscious woodbine, With sweet musk-roses, and with eglantine.
In Britain, the consumption of the flowers and seed heads of ancient woodland species, including oxlips Primula elatior, wood anemones Anemone nemorosa, dog's mercury Mercurialis perennis and herb paris Paris quadrifolia, particularly by the introduced reeves' muntjac Muntiacus reevesi and naturalised fallow deer Dama dama (Tabor 2004, Cooke 2006), suggests the potential for deer to improve dispersal distances by acting as vectors for dispersal-limited woodland plants.
15; "I know a bank where the wild thyme blows/ Where oxlips and the nodding violet grows,/ Quite overcanopied with luscious woodbine,/ With sweet musk-roses, and with eglentine/ There sleeps Titania sometime of the night,/ Lull'd in these flowers with dances and delight" (II.
Dock, cowslip, oxlips, burnet, plantain, clovers, oxlips