Daisies

The common daisy is a herbaceous plant of the genus Bellis perennis and is native to the Americas. Questions in this category are all about daisies, including propagation, planting, maintenance, trouble shooting, harvesting, and enjoyment, as well as their regions, growing conditions,light requirements, and more.

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Botany or Plant Biology
Daisies

What is the botanical name of daisy?

The common daisy's botanical name is Bellis perennis.

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Does a daisy reproduce seeds?

yes

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What is the scientific name of daisy flower?

Bellis perennis

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Plural Nouns
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Plural form for daisy?

The plural for daisy is daisies.

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Home & Garden
Tattoos and Body Art
Symbolism and Symbolic Meanings
Daisies

What is the meaning of daisies?

Various websites show the traditional meaning of daisies as signifying purity or innocence. Daisies are durable - survivor's. Trammel them one season and they come right back the next. They are 'adaptable' . According to a Native American friend, daisy is also slang for 'excellence'.

A site giving the meaning of Gerber daisies cites their meaning as den tong beauty and cheer.

Wenda, publisher of brilliant! Canada's on line community for women entrepreneurs. Site symbol - Gerber daisy.

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Daisies

Why do flies like flowers?

Flies like flowers because the colour and pollen smell attracts it to fly to them.

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How long do daisies bloom?

daises bloom for appoximately for 1 week
== Perennial daisies bloom over a period of about 8 weeks in a warm temperate climate and sometimes longer.There are so many types that it is difficult to say. Some can bloom almost all year while others are annuals flowering in spring or summer.

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Do daisies come in other colors besides yellow?

Yes, botanists have created color varieties of the daisy, a gorgeous orange and purple. They are usually found at chain garden stores. One note, I have never had them come back each year like my white daisies.

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When do daisies bloom?

spring
Daisys bloom in late spring through the summer months until early fall. As long as they have sunlight and adequate water, they will bloom most of the summer.

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Hindi Language and Culture
Daisies

What is the Hindi name for blue daisy flower?

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Symbolism and Symbolic Meanings
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Do you split gerber daisies?

Yes, you can. Divide them when they are dormant or in early mid autumn. Replant about 1 foot apart.

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United States of America
Botany or Plant Biology
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United States

Where in the US do Gerbera daisies grow in the wild?

East Africa, in particualr the Transvaal region of South Africa.

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Where did the daisy flower get its name?

the word for daisy is ....daes eage..it means days eye...because the daisy opens up at dawn when the day begins .

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Daisies
Dandelions
Lilacs

Names of flowers which are not showy and colourful?

Dandelion

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The Great Gatsby
Daisies

How do you kill daisies in your garden?

Weedkiller. After all, Daisies are weeds. Organically it would be pretty hard to do. Anyway they look pretty so don't worry too much.

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Taxonomy
Daisies

What is the species name of a daisy?

no

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Deserts
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Can a daisy grow in the desert?

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Can daisies grow in sand?

Yes sandy soil is very good for daisies as long as they are fertilized and watered properly I recommend osmotic slow release fertilizer and they should do well.

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Food & Cooking
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Is the daisy edible?

Daisies are not used for food. You can use violets, daylilies or nasturtiums for food.

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Jokes and Riddles
Daisies

What do you get if you cross a sheepdog and a bunch of daisies?

A collie-flower.

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Flower Gardening
Biology
Daisies

What are the adaptations of a daisy?

Daisies, like other flowers, can get water from the soil by sucking it through the stem and roots in the ground.

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DVD Players
Daisies

Why is there a picture of daisies secretly encoded on so many DVDs?

If you rip a DVD using special DVD ripping tools you will often see the same image of some flowers at some point on the disc. I have seen this but I do not know the meaning or purpose of it. Sorry I couldn't be more help but I am interested in the answer as well.

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Types of Grasses

Is grass vascular or nonvascular?

Grass is a vascular plant.

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Flower Gardening
Daisies

Should you cut back a daisy after it has flowered?

Yes, they thrive on it! You can cut them back quite hard, by at least half.

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What season do daisies bloom in?

They bloom in Spring and sometimes in Fall and stay up almost all year round (:

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