What is heather?

  • (noun): Common Old World heath represented by many varieties; low evergreen grown widely in the northern hemisphere.
    Synonyms: ling, Scots heather, broom, Calluna vulgaris
    See also — Additional definitions below


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Lochmaea Suturalis
... Lochmaea suturalis, commonly referred to as the heather beetle, is a beetle of the genus Lochmaea native to north-west Europe ... It feeds upon heather ... in dormant diapause in moss or litter in the undergrowth of the heather plants, and they do this until the spring weather brings a rise in temperature ...
List Of Diary Of A Wimpy Kid Characters - Other - Heather Hills
... Heather Hills is Holly Hills' older sister who appeared in Rodrick Rules and Dog Days ... tries to make it to Rowley's house with Greg before storytime when Heather babysits ... other man sees what is going on, saves him and gives him the kiss of life while Heather is talking not very nicly to a little girl ...
Leave Out All The Rest (CSI) - Plot
... Grissom pays an unexpected visit to Lady Heather to get her perspective on the case, but she feels that there may be another reason for his visit ... The episode ends with the crime unsolved and Grissom staying over at Heather's place ... Heather is about to leave the room when Grissom, lying on the bed, asked her not to leave ...
Little Minnesota - Plot
... Upon returning from the bar Ted explains that his sister Heather (Erin Cahill) has arrived in New York and is planning to move there ... He explains to the group that Heather is something of a screw up and expresses his doubt that she will ever actually move there, telling them of the time she sold his ... When Barney calls, he ignores it, and Lily explains that he has been keeping Heather and Barney apart for all the years she has been visiting New York ...
Heather, Leicestershire - Village Life
... Heather Parish Church is dedicated to St John Baptist ... The Anglican parishes of Heather and Ibstock are now the responsibility of the same clergyman (Rector of Ibstock) ... Heather was for 63 years the home of David Taylor, Labour MP for North West Leicestershire from 1997 until his death in 2009 ...

More definitions of "heather":

  • (noun): Interwoven yarns of mixed colors producing muted grayish shades with flecks of color.
    Synonyms: heather mixture

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