marguerite definition

  • noun:
    • Either of two plants, Chrysanthemum frutescens for the Canary isles, or C. leucanthemum of Eurasia, having white or pale yellow blossoms that resemble those associated with typical United states daisy. Also known as Paris daisy.
    • Any of a few similar or associated plants having daisylike plants.
    • An oxeye daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare).
    • The daisy (Bellis perennis). Title is actually applied and also to the ox-eye daisy also to the Asia aster.
    • the typical European daisy, Bellis perennis.
    • A species from Teneriffe, Chrysanthemum frutescens, also called Paris daisy, closely resembling the typical oxeye daisy, however with leaves much more dissected.
    • In ornamental design, a little level rosette which resembles the typical daisy.
    • perennial subshrub of the Canary Islands having frequently pale yellow daisylike flowers; often a part of genus Chrysanthemum
    • tall leafy-stemmed Eurasian perennial with white flowers; widely naturalized; frequently put into genus Chrysanthemum

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