Definition of Gazania

1. Noun. Any plant of the genus Gazania valued for their showy daisy flowers.

Generic synonyms: Flower
Group relationships: Genus Gazania
Specialized synonyms: Gazania Rigens, Treasure Flower



Definition of Gazania

1. Noun. (botany) Any flowering plant of the genus ''Gazania'', native to southern Africa. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gazania

1. a South African herb [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gazania

gayning
gays
gaysian
gaysians
gaysome
gaytre
gaytres
gaywads
gaywings
gazabo
gazaboes
gazabos
gazal
gazals
gazania (current term)
gazanias
gazar
gazars
gaze
gaze paretic nystagmus
gazebo
gazeboes
gazebolike
gazebos
gazed
gazee
gazees
gazeful
gazehound

Literary usage of Gazania

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1. Handy book of the flower-garden by David Thomson (1868)
"gazania SPLENDENS—Orange, 4^ inches.—Where this appears in its best dress it is a most effective plant, and most useful for various purposes. ..."

2. The MAGAZINE of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries and (1863)
"That plan was adopted as the last I could think of to cause the plant to seed, and if it seeded to cross if possible; but all would not do, the gazania ..."

3. Systematic Anatomy of the Dicotyledons: A Handbook for Laboratories of Pure by Hans Solereder, Dukinfield Henry Scott (1908)
"The laticiferous vessels of gazania splendens show a primitive type of structure. Where the cells abut upon one another their longitudinal walls are locally ..."

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