Shasta daisy

noun
Shas·​ta daisy | \ ˈsha-stə- How to pronounce Shasta daisy (audio) \

Definition of Shasta daisy

: a large-flowered hybrid garden daisy (Chrysanthemum x superbum synonym Leucanthemum x superbum) that resembles the oxeye daisy

First Known Use of Shasta daisy

circa 1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Shasta daisy

Mount Shasta, California

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The first known use of Shasta daisy was circa 1893

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“Shasta daisy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Shasta%20daisy. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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