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Origin: oe. Dayesye, as. Daegeseage day's eye, daisy. See day, and eye.

(Science: botany) a genus of low herbs (Bellis), belonging to the family Compositae. The common english and classical daisy is B. Prennis, which has a yellow disk and white or pinkish rays.

The whiteweed (Chrysanthemum Leucanthemum), the plant commonly called daisy in North America; called also oxeye daisy. See whiteweed.

The word daisy is also used for composite plants of other genera, as Erigeron, or fleabane.

(Science: botany) michaelmas daisy, the whiteweed. See daisy .

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Daisy World

... the web that have the same basic idea, but I'm trying find this one in particular. You could affect the sim live time, changing the colors of the daisies (sunlight reflective capabilities) which affected temp, throw asteroids at it to see what happened, start fires and see how the world recovered, ...

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by Rushlight
Mon Jun 29, 2009 11:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Daisy World
Replies: 1
Views: 1418

cross breeding

... reminds me of the movie "Bruce allmighty". Bruce(who had all god's powers) gave his girlfriend a flower obtained by crossing tulips and daisies. He called the "totadasies" :lol:

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by MrMistery
Mon Feb 13, 2006 6:58 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: cross breeding
Replies: 3
Views: 2128

The Fiber Disease

The Flowers By The Sea When over the flowery sharp pasture's edge, unseen, the salt ocean lifts its form - chicory and daisies tied, released, seem hardly flowers alone but, color and the movement - or the shape perhaps - of restlessness, whereas the sea is circled and sways peacefully ...

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by Skytroll
Fri Jan 13, 2006 8:58 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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quadrat investigation

hey I'm doing the same coursework as most other people on here, and I found the common plants Dandelions and Daisies quite easy to use.The Daisies were found further away from a river and the Dandelions were found right next to it, so I suppose its fair to say that the dandelions ...

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by Obmik
Thu May 19, 2005 7:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: quadrat investigation
Replies: 19
Views: 18094

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