common daisy


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Related to common daisy: Bellis perennis
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Noun1.common daisy - low-growing Eurasian plant with yellow central disc flowers and pinkish-white outer ray flowerscommon daisy - low-growing Eurasian plant with yellow central disc flowers and pinkish-white outer ray flowers
daisy - any of numerous composite plants having flower heads with well-developed ray flowers usually arranged in a single whorl
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The common daisy, above, we all loved to pick as children, is just one of a massive variety which includes, pictured top right down, calendula marigold, Michaelmas daisies, heleniums and cutleaf coneflower (rudbeckia)
The common daisy, above, we all loved to pick as children, is just one of a massive variety which includes, pictured top right down, calendula marigold, Michaelmas daisies, heleniums and cutleaf coneflower (rudbeckia) Dahlias are popular in many British gardens THERE'S a basic prettiness and innocence about daisies - probably because they evoke childhood garden memories of picking them from the lawn and making daisy chains.
A guide to spotting some of the most troublesome lawn weeds [bar] Yarrow (Achillea millefolium), a member of the daisy family resembling a tiny Christmas tree does not respond to close mowing and sets seed in autumn [bar] Common daisy (Bellis perennis), spreads rapidly, flowering from March to October, and is unaffected by close mowing [bar] White Clover (Trifolium repens) is arguably not a weed because once lawns were made entirely of clover which adds nitrogen to the soil [bar] Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) has a long tap root, the smallest piece generating new growth.

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