Definition of ox-eye daisy in English:

ox-eye daisy

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noun

  • A Eurasian daisy which has large white flowers with yellow centres. Also called moon daisy or marguerite.
    • Leucanthemum vulgare, family Compositae
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    • Suitable for the less formal border are harebell, foxglove, ox-eye daisy, toadflax, alpine, autumn and field gentians, cranesbill, forget-me-not, and viper's bugloss.
    • As well as holding a huge range of grassland wild flowers, such as ox-eye daisies, poppies, campion and corn marigold, the nursery grows plants from wetland, upland and woodland habitats.
    • Some liberated lawns will surprise you with a flush of lady's smock, tall meadow buttercups, ox-eye daisies and even orchids.

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