designating a large family (Campanulaceae, order Campanulales) of dicotyledonous flowering plants
any of a genus (Campanula) of plants of this family, with showy, bell-shaped flowers of white, pink, or blue, widely distributed in the temperate zones
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Origin of Bellflowerso named (1909) as the site of an orchard of bellflower apples
- Any of various herbs of the genus Campanula, native chiefly to the Northern Hemisphere and having bell-shaped, usually violet or blue flowers.
- Any of various other plants with bell-shaped flowers.