old man's beard


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old man's beard

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Holly and Ivy are traditional, but hedgerow plants such as Old Man's Beard and Teasel also add to the festive display.
To which flower family does traveller's joy or old man's beard belong?
I have used lavender, hydrangea heads, teasel heads, verbena bonariensis flower heads, hypericum seed heads, old man's beard as well as juniper, holly and ivy of course.
Bagpuss BBC, February-May 1974 Bet you didn't know this, but only 13 episodes of Bagpuss were made, including one all about a chocolate biscuit mill, a frog princess, an old man's beard and ballet shoes.
HIS voice prissily spinsterish, his face sprouting wispy tufts of Old Man's Beard, the Archbishop of Canterbury lurches from error to idiocy.
I really like the cat swinging on the old man's beard, and the fox in the hole.
Old man's beard cuts a dash in the darker days 6 All around our hedges at the moment the fluffy seedheads of wild clematis decorate the fading foliage, mingling with the crimson berries of hawthorn and bright orange rosehips.