sea pink


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sea pink

n
(Plants) another name for thrift2
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.sea pink - tufted thrift of seacoasts and mountains of north temperate zonesea pink - tufted thrift of seacoasts and mountains of north temperate zone; occasionally grown as a ground cover
thrift - any of numerous sun-loving low-growing evergreens of the genus Armeria having round heads of pink or white flowers
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Translations

sea pink

n (Bot) → statice
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Swarms of moon jellyfish turned the sea pink off the Ceredigion coast.
The discovery is the latest in a stream of mesmerising wildlife that has been found on the Welsh coast during the heatwave - including swarms of moon jellyfish which turned the sea pink off the Ceredigion coast.
Overnight stays are not permitted, but among the holiday homes in the popular town also available over New Year is Sea Pink the ground floor of a fisherman's cottage a short walk from the quayside.
It has been made using nearly 16,000 plants, including Sea Pink, Thyme, Cranesbill, Wood Rush, Hebe and Ferns, and is irrigated by rainwater captured on the roof by a rainwater harvesting system.
A couple walk their dog on the famous Black Rock Sands at Morfa Bychan, with the brooding presence of Criccieth Castle silhouetted in the distance Picture: GERALLT RADCLIFFE rad9cc; Thrift, also known as sea pink, is a common summer sight on the cliffs of North Wales, here with South Stack lighthouse, Anglesey, in the far distance Picture: RICHARD WILLIAMS rw160208CC-67; A walk on the south coast of Lly02c6 peninsula took our photographer to the prominent headland of Mynydd Penarfynydd with its spectacular panoramic views Picture: RICHARD WILLIAMS rw160208CC-78; Royal St Davids Golf Course, and action from the 2002 Harlech Home Internationals competition between Wales and England.
Lemon thyme, sea pink, and sedum warm the area below a majestic Italian stone pine.
Consumers who suffer from skin conditions such as psoriasis can find relief with Black Sea pink salt from Buroland Production Inc., Brooklyn, NY.
THOUSANDS of jellyfish have been spotted off the coast of Ceredigion - and there's so many of them that they're turning a part of the sea pink.