Heather (disambiguation)


Heather (disambiguation)

Heather may refer to:
*In botany, the plant "Calluna"
*More loosely, various species of the genera "Erica" and "Cassiope", closely related to "Calluna"
*Heather, Leicestershire, a village in England
* The name of the yacht "Heather" that was built in 1902 and later became the USS "Sea Gull"
* Heather, a popular, usually female, Scottish forename, named after the plant
**The name given to the Little Red-Haired Girl from the comic strip "Peanuts" in some of the animated spin-offs
*"Heather", an unreleased song by Paul McCartney / Donovan
*Hurricane Heather, the name for three tropical storms
*"Heathers", a 1989 film directed by Michael Lehmann
* A "Heather", a small (2cm) painted orange or red dot used to mark hiking trails on the island of Skopelos (after Heather Parsons)
*In clothing, Heather refers to interwoven yarns of mixed colors producing muted greyish shades with flecks of color (e.g. heather green)
* The name of a song from fusion drummer Billy Cobham's 1974 album "Crosswinds"


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