purple moor

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  • I seemed to hear them still wafted across the purple moor through the silence of those fifteen years. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 5, No. 29, Mar, 1860
  • Some species can be found in purple moor and rush pastures.
  • His eyes rested on the far edge of the farthest purple moor, behind which the sun seemed to be slipping away into some other world he knew not of. Cited from His Grace of Osmonde, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • It can be found in purple moor grass and rush pastures.
  • At length she seemed to force herself to face behind and around her: she saw the purple moors, the blue distant hills, quivering in the sunlight, but nothing else. Cited from The Poor Clare, by Elizabeth Gaskell
  • There is also a small valley bog where purple moor-grass Molinia caerulea is particularly abundant.
  • Purple moor grass and Tufted hair grass are locally extensive.
  • The opposite shores glowed in a thousand varied tints of wood and plain, rock and mountain, cultured field and purple moor. Cited from Marriage, by Susan Edmonstone Ferrier
  • Purple moor grass and rush pastures is a type of Biodiversity Action Plan habitat in the UK.
  • The vast and undulating surface of the brown and purple moor, varied occasionally by some fantastic rocks, gleamed in the shifting light. Cited from Sybil, or the Two Nations, by Benjamin Disraeli
  • In the wetter areas purple moor grass forms dense tussocks.
  • Purple moor grass and rush pastures is a United Kingdom Biodiversity Action Plan, on account of its rarity.
  • Key for the smaller pond is ensuring good drainage and controlling the Purple Moor-grass tussocks.
  • It is found growing in wet areas, such as the purple moor-grass and rush pastures and fen-meadow plant associations in the United Kingdom.
  • The catchment area's vegetation is mainly Purple Moor Grass and Heather.
  • The area to the north of the central embankment is heathland which supports Purple Moor-grass and Mat-grass.
  • The drier areas are dominated by heather interspersed with cross-leaved heath and purple moor grass.
  • In England this plant is a component of the Purple moor grass and rush pastures BAP habitat.
  • For example, it is a component of Purple moor grass and rush pastures - a type of Biodiversity Action Plan habitat.
  • Charlotte Bronte shared with her sisters their intense love for the wild, black, purple moors, rising and sweeping away yet higher than the church which is built at the summit of the one long narrow street. Cited from What to See in England, by Gordon Home
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