Scilla nonscripta
Wood hyacinth Wood hyacinth A European squill ({Scilla nonscripta}) having a scape bearing a raceme of drooping blue, purple, white, or sometimes pink, bell-shaped flowers. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Scilla nonscripta — noun sometimes placed in genus Scilla • Syn: ↑wild hyacinth, ↑wood hyacinth, ↑bluebell, ↑harebell, ↑Hyacinthoides nonscripta • Hypernyms: ↑liliaceous plant • Member Hol …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scilla nonscripta (L.) Hoffmanns. & Link — Symbol HYNO Synonym Symbol SCNO Botanical Family Liliaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Scilla nonscripta (L.) Hoffmanns. & Link — Symbol HYNO Synonym Symbol SCNO Botanical Family Liliaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Hyacinthoides nonscripta — noun sometimes placed in genus Scilla • Syn: ↑wild hyacinth, ↑wood hyacinth, ↑bluebell, ↑harebell, ↑Scilla nonscripta • Hypernyms: ↑liliaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • wood hyacinth — noun sometimes placed in genus Scilla • Syn: ↑wild hyacinth, ↑bluebell, ↑harebell, ↑Hyacinthoides nonscripta, ↑Scilla nonscripta • Hypernyms: ↑liliaceous plant • Me …   Useful english dictionary

  • wild hyacinth — noun 1. sometimes placed in genus Scilla • Syn: ↑wood hyacinth, ↑bluebell, ↑harebell, ↑Hyacinthoides nonscripta, ↑Scilla nonscripta • Hypernyms: ↑liliaceous plant …   Useful english dictionary

  • liliaceous plant — noun plant growing from a bulb or corm or rhizome or tuber • Hypernyms: ↑bulbous plant • Hyponyms: ↑lily, ↑agapanthus, ↑lily of the Nile, ↑albuca, ↑colicroot, ↑colic root, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bluebell — noun Date: 1578 1. any of various bellflowers; especially harebell 2. any of various plants bearing blue bell shaped flowers: as a. a European herb (Hyacinthoides nonscripta syn. Scilla nonscripta) of the lily family having scapose racemes of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bluebell — /ˈblubɛl / (say bloohbel) noun 1. any Australian or New Zealand herb of the genus Wahlenbergia, family Campanulaceae, chiefly of southern temperate regions, having blue bell shaped flowers, as the Australian bluebell, W. trichogyna, of temperate… …   Australian English dictionary

  • genus Hyacinthoides — noun small genus of perennial bulbs of western Europe and North Africa; sometimes placed in family Hyacinthaceae • Syn: ↑Hyacinthoides • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑family Liliaceae, ↑lily fa …   Useful english dictionary

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