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ragged robin

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  1. ragged robin, cuckoo flower, Lychnis flos-cuculi, Lychins floscuculinoun

    common perennial native to Europe and western Asia having usually pink flowers with ragged petals


  1. ragged robinnoun

    A type of wild campion, Lychnis flos-cuculi, in the family Caryophyllaceae, which grows across Europe and has pink flowers.

  2. Etymology: From ragged + robin, probably because of the untidy appearance of its petals.


  1. ragged robin

    Ragged Robin is a herbaceous perennial flowering plant in the family Caryophyllaceae. It is scientifically known as Lychnis flos-cuculi. This plant is native to Europe but has been introduced to other parts of the world. It's characterized by its pink star-shaped flowers, which have four to five petals that are deeply divided in a ragged fringe, giving it its common name. Ragged Robin typically grows in wet habitats such as marshes or damp meadows.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ragged robin in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ragged robin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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