Michaelmas daisy


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Michaelmas daisy

n.
Any of several asters that have leafy stems and flower in the fall, especially the New York aster.

Michaelmas daisy

n
(Plants) Brit any of various plants of the genus Aster that have small autumn-blooming purple, pink, or white flowers: family Asteraceae (composites)

Mich′aelmas dai′sy


n.
an aster.
[1775–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Michaelmas daisy - North American perennial herb having small autumn-blooming purple or pink or white flowersMichaelmas daisy - North American perennial herb having small autumn-blooming purple or pink or white flowers; widely naturalized in Europe
aster - any of various chiefly fall-blooming herbs of the genus Aster with showy daisylike flowers
Translations

Michaelmas daisy

nHerbstaster f

Michaelmas daisy

nmargherita settembrina
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