daisy bush


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daisy bush

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(Plants) any of various shrubs of the genus Olearia, of Australia and New Zealand, with daisy-like flowers: family Asteraceae (composites)
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Noun1.daisy bush - any of various mostly Australian attractively shaped shrubs of the genus Olearia grown for their handsome and sometimes fragrant evergreen foliage and profusion of daisy flowers with white or purple or blue rays
genus Olearia, Olearia - large genus of Australian evergreen shrubs or small trees with large daisylike flowers
muskwood, Olearia argophylla - musk-scented shrub or tree of southern and southeastern Australia having creamy-yellow flower heads
New Zealand daisybush, Olearia haastii - bushy New Zealand shrub cultivated for its fragrant white flower heads
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Mr Hunter said the Mantung Conservation Park, about 45km west of Loxton, covered 1695ha and was home to several rare plant species such as the rasp daisy bush.
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Then there is that other favourite from the Antipodes, olearia, the Australian daisy bush, a most reliable specimen near the coast, and particularly suitable for hedging.