Definition of wood anemone in English:

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wood anemone

noun

A spring-flowering Eurasian anemone with pink-tinged white flowers, growing in woodland and shady places.
  • Anemone nemorosa, family Ranunculaceae.
Example sentences
  • The wood anemone, Anemone nemorosa, is not so widely available as the low-growing, daisy-like Anemone blanda which is frequently offered in blue, pink, white and color mixtures.
  • Spring flowers which can be spotted in the wood at this time of year include the yellow celandine, marsh marigold and wood anemone (also known as wind flower).
  • I followed the road towards Whalley and looked down to the left where flowers such as wood anemone, primrose, wild garlic and bluebell thrive.

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