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Daisy

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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Re: Daisy World

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by Rushlight
Fri Jul 03, 2009 5:46 pm
 
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Topic: Daisy World
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Daisy World

I've been looking for a sim I used back my senior year in college called Daisy World to my best recollection. I've found a couple of sims on the web that have the same basic idea, but I'm trying find this one in particular. You could affect the sim live time, ...

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by Rushlight
Mon Jun 29, 2009 11:58 am
 
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Can anyone tell me what this is?

My dad thinks I know the difference between a rose and a daisy but plants aren't really my strong point so can anyone tell me what the name of this bush is? found in Albuquerque, New Mexico (5,000 altitude, dry hot summers, cold dry winters) THANKS!!! ...

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by i_r_e_d
Thu May 10, 2007 9:22 pm
 
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Need Help about transpiration

... The loss of water vapour from the aerial parts of the plant, especially through the stomata of the leaves. From this definition, I guess the daisy plant will transpire more in a dry environment. The reason maybe due to the fact that the environment is dry, thus causing the plant's roots to ...

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by sachin
Thu Dec 14, 2006 3:51 pm
 
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Topic: Need Help about transpiration
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Need Help about transpiration

... The loss of water vapour from the aerial parts of the plant, especially through the stomata of the leaves. From this definition, I guess the daisy plant will transpire more in a dry environment. The reason maybe due to the fact that the environment is dry, thus causing the plant's roots to ...

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by destiny
Thu Dec 14, 2006 10:53 am
 
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Topic: Need Help about transpiration
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