Transvaal daisy

noun Trans·vaal daisy \(ˈ)tran(t)s¦väl-, -raan-, -nz¦-\

Definition of Transvaal daisy

  1. :  a widely cultivated southern African perennial herb (Gerbera jamesoni) having flower heads with orange to flame-colored strap-shaped rays —called also Barberton daisy

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Origin and Etymology of transvaal daisy

from Transvaal, province of northeast Union of South Africa

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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