Transvaal daisy

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

Definition of Transvaal daisy

: 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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History and Etymology for Transvaal daisy

from Transvaal, province of northeast Union of South Africa

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“Transvaal daisy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Transvaal%20daisy. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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