gloriosa daisy

noun
glo·​ri·​o·​sa daisy | \ ˌglȯr-ē-ˈō-sə- How to pronounce gloriosa daisy (audio) , -zə- \

Definition of gloriosa daisy

: a black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta) of either of two tetraploid cultivars with large single or double yellow, orange, maroon, or bicolored flowers

First Known Use of gloriosa daisy

1962, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for gloriosa daisy

gloriosa from New Latin, literally, glorious

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“Gloriosa daisy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gloriosa%20daisy. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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