As a proper noun heather
As a noun flax is
a plant of the genus linum
, especially , which has a single, slender stalk, about a foot and a half high, with blue flowers also known as linseed, especially when referring to the seeds.
(botany) An evergreen plant, , with spiky leaves and small purple, pink, or white flowers.
(botany) The Ericaceae family.
(botany) Various species of the genus Erica .
(botany) Various species of the genus Cassiope .
A purple colour with a tint of pink and blue.
* (Calluna vulgaris) ling
* bell heather
* heather grass
* heather mixture
(other terms of interest
* marsh andromeda
* (wikipedia "heather"
Of a purple colour with a tint with pink and blue.
A plant of the genus Linum , especially , which has a single, slender stalk, about a foot and a half high, with blue flowers. Also known as linseed, especially when referring to the seeds.
The fibers of Linum usitatissimum , grown to make linen and related textiles.
The (flax bush), a plant of the genus , native to New Zealand, with strap-like leaves up to 3 metres long that grow in clumps.
The plural flaxes is used to indicate multiple species or varieties of flax; otherwise, flax is uncountable.
* New Zealand flax