Translation of scabious in Spanish:

scabious

sarnoso, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈskeɪbiəs//ˈskeɪbɪəs/

adjective

Medicine

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    sarnoso

noun

Botany

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    escabiosa feminine
    • There were still flowers in plenty, pink campion, toadflax, small blue scabious, honeysuckle, and six-inch mushrooms, inedible no doubt, but the blackberries were ripe and juicy enough to quench thirst.
    • The biological remains show Silbury I was built on mature chalk grassland containing plants such as salad burnet, small scabious, bird's foot trefoil and meadow buttercup, with very little woodland in the area.
    • Purple gentians and orchids, blue scabious and harebells, orange hawkweeds, and cream and pink yarrow provide a kaleidoscope of colour to enjoy at the end of your walk.
    • I pulled out all those weeds (well, some of them) and the self-seeded scabious which I have more than enough of.
    • Interesting flora includes purple devil's bit scabious and lilac field scabious, the yellow daisy-like common fleabane and the tall, cream-flowered meadow sweet.