Harebell
Harebell Hare"bell` (h[^a]r"b[e^]l`), n. (Bot.) A small, slender, branching plant ({Campanula rotundifolia}), having blue bell-shaped flowers; also, {Scilla nutans}, which has similar flowers; -- called also {bluebell}. [Written also {hairbell}.] [1913 Webster]

E'en the light harebell raised its head. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]


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  • harebell — ► NOUN ▪ a plant with slender stems and pale blue bell shaped flowers …   English terms dictionary

  • harebell — [her′bel΄] n. [ME harebelle: see HARE & BELL1] a slender, delicate perennial bellflower (Campanula rotundifolia) with clusters of blue, bell shaped flowers …   English World dictionary

  • harebell — /hair bel /, n. 1. a low plant, Campanula rotundifolia, of the bellflower family, having narrow leaves and blue, bell shaped flowers. 2. a plant, Endymion nonscriptus, of the lily family, having long, one sided clusters of bell shaped flowers.… …   Universalium

  • harebell — apskritalapis katilėlis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Katilėlinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Campanula rotundifolia), paplitęs Europoje, vakarų Azijoje ir Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Campanula rotundifolia angl. bluebell;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • harebell — katilėlis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Katilėlinių (Campanulaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Campanula). atitikmenys: lot. Campanula angl. bellflower; bluebell; campanula; harebell vok. Glockenblume rus. колокольчик lenk. dzwonek …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • harebell — gulsčioji veronika statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Veronica prostrata angl. harebell; Hungarian speedwell; prostrate speedwell vok. liegender Ehrenpreis; niederliegender Ehrenpreis rus. вероника ползучая; вероника простертая lenk.… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • harebell — noun Date: 1636 a slender blue flowered herb (Campanula rotundifolia) with linear leaves on the stem …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • harebell — noun A perennial flowering plant, Campanula rotundifolia, native to the Northern Hemisphere, with blue, bell like flowers …   Wiktionary

  • harebell — n. plant with clusters of blue bell shaped flowers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • harebell — noun a bellflower with slender stems and pale blue flowers in late summer. [Campanula rotundifolia.] …   English new terms dictionary

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