from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A plant of the genus Doronicum, which includes the leopard's bane.
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- n. Any of several plants of the genus Doronicum including the leopard's bane
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of composite plants, much resembling the arnica, natives of Europe and temperate Asia.
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- n. genus of Eurasian perennial tuberous or rhizomatous herbs: leopard's bane
New Latin, from Arabic darawnaj, from Persian darūnak.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
A formal garden is surrounded by high yew hedges and planted only with daisy-type flowers, starting with doronicum in spring and ending the year with asters and single chrysanths.