from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A section of the genus Chrysanthemum, embracing the species C. Leucanthemum (Leucanthemum vulgare), the oxeye daisy or whiteweed. It was retained as a genus by A. P. de Candolle (1837), with 20 species.

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  • n. comprises plants often included in the genus Chrysanthemum


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