Definition Of campion

noun

a plant of the pink family, typically having pink or white flowers with notched petals, found in both Eurasia and North America.

As well as holding a huge range of grassland wild flowers, such as ox-eye daisies, poppies, campion and corn marigold, the nursery grows plants from wetland, upland and woodland habitats.

Example Of campion

  • As well as holding a huge range of grassland wild flowers, such as ox-eye daisies, poppies, campion and corn marigold, the nursery grows plants from wetland, upland and woodland habitats.

  • At first its banks are lined with campion , vetch, roses, bulrushes and meadowsweet and later with poplar trees heavy with overhanging mistletoe.

  • Getting there meant driving along roads lined with green hedges full of bright pink campion and foxgloves just starting to come out, and bluebells almost over for another year except on some upland areas.

  • He set out into the sun-soaked, blossom-perfumed clearing, wending his way with care amid white campion , goosefoot, and dock plants.

  • If you have been pining for Dales meadows brilliant with flowers the ones by the quiet lane are fair enough, yellow with buttercups, and the verges red with campions .


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