marguerite daisy


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n marguerite daisy perennial subshrub of the Canary Islands having usually pale yellow daisylike flowers; often included in genus Chrysanthemum
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In literature:

Marguerite (daisy) = lekanto.
"English-Esperanto Dictionary" by John Charles O'Connor and Charles Frederic Hayes
Marguerite-daisies also grow into large woody shrubs, in perpetual bloom, and are often seen bordering the fields of daffodils.
"The Isles of Scilly" by Jessie Mothersole

In poetry:

Why the extraneous plant?
Why the taboret?
Why, oh why, the doily?
(Embroidered in daisy stitch
with marguerites, I think,
and heavy with gray crochet.)
"Filling Station" by Elizabeth Bishop