shasta-daisy

Shasta daisy

noun
any of several horticultural varieties of Chrysanthemum superbum, having large, white, daisylike flowers.

Origin:
1890–95, Americanism; named after Mt. Shasta

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Shasta daisy (ˈʃæstə)
 
n
a Pyrenean plant, Chrysanthemum maximum, widely cultivated for its large white daisy-like flowers: family Asteraceae (composites)
 
[named after Mount Shasta in California]

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