Definition of Barberton daisy in English:

Barberton daisy

Line breaks: Bar|ber|ton daisy
Pronunciation: /ˈbɑːbət(ə)n
 
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noun

South African term for Transvaal daisy.
More example sentences
  • Mite damage to Barberton daisies appears as bronze-coloured spots along the veins of the slightly curled leaves.
  • In Orpen Camp tall Acacia and Marula trees provide shade for the accommodation huts, set amongst rock gardens vibrant with aloes and Barberton daisies in the flowering season.
  • In camp, tall acacias and marula trees share the grounds with red bush willows, while small rock gardens overgrown with aloes and Barberton daisies separate the huts.

Origin

from the name of a town in the Transvaal.

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