Evening came, and with it troops of Elves to counsel their good Queen, who, seated on her mossy throne, looked anxiously upon the throng below, whose glittering wings and rustling robes gleamed like many-colored flowers.
What would the green earth be without its lovely flowers, and what a lonely home for us
I've a right to sell flowers
if I keep off the kerb.
They walked along listening to the singing of the brightly colored birds and looking at the lovely flowers
which now became so thick that the ground was carpeted with them.
Her dress was woven out of the most lovely flowers
in the world, and her complexion was like lilies and roses.
When our plant, by this process of the continued preservation or natural selection of more and more attractive flowers
, had been rendered highly attractive to insects, they would, unintentionally on their part, regularly carry pollen from flower
; and that they can most effectually do this, I could easily show by many striking instances.
He wanted to see his flowers
, too; he had the feelings of an artist, the master-piece of a rival engrossed his interest.
But this hedge I intend to be raised upon a bank, not steep, but gently slope, of some six foot, set all with flowers
All hurriedly she knelt upon a bed Of flowers
: of lilies such as rear'd the head
They now thought of placing the boxes across the gutter, so that they nearly reached from one window to the other, and looked just like two walls of flowers
Botany was, I knew, a favourite study of his: and these flowers
were to me so entirely new and mysterious, that I was really curious to see what a botanist would say of them.
Then he plucked the flower
, and set out and travelled day and night, till he came again to the castle.