Definition of African daisy in English:

African daisy


  • A plant of the daisy family, cultivated for its bright flowers.

    Dimorphotheca and other genera, family Compositae

    • ‘I did pick up some seeds for African daisies and Tumbling Tom tomatoes (designed to grow in hanging baskets and windowboxes).’
    • ‘Groundcovers may include African daisy, trailing gazania or even large-leafed Algerian ivy.’
    • ‘South African daisies are a great group of plants and dozens of varieties have been developed in Britain recently.’
    • ‘For a splash of bright yellow or orange choose Gazania Sundance whose blooms look like miniature sunflowers, or the African daisy Arctotis, which comes in white, yellow and blue.’