Definition of moon daisy in English:

moon daisy


  • another term for ox-eye daisy
    • ‘June must be the month of the moon daisy, traditionally thought to flower on mid summer's day.’
    • ‘The moon daisy, or ox eye daisy, flowers in early summer, and attracts some of the early summer butterflies to its nectar.’
    • ‘Common daisies close their flowers at night, I think that the moon daisy, ox-eye daisy or Marguerite does not, and this may be one reason why it has acquired its name.’
    • ‘Oxeye daisy - sometimes called moon daisy, marguerite or dog daisy - is a perennial commonly found in meadows, chalk downland and other sunny grassland sites.’