Chrysanthemum segetum
Marigold Mar"i*gold, n. [Mary + gold.] (Bot.) A name for several plants with golden yellow blossoms, especially the {Calendula officinalis} (see {Calendula}), and the cultivated species of {Tagetes}. [1913 Webster]

Note: There are several yellow-flowered plants of different genera bearing this name; as, the {African marigold} or {French marigold} of the genus {Tagetes}, of which several species and many varieties are found in gardens. They are mostly strong-smelling herbs from South America and Mexico: {bur marigold}, of the genus {Bidens}; {corn marigold}, of the genus {Chrysanthemum} ({Chrysanthemum segetum}, a pest in the cornfields of Italy); {fig marigold}, of the genus {Mesembryanthemum}; {marsh marigold}, of the genus {Caltha} ({Caltha palustris}), commonly known in America as the {cowslip}. See {Marsh Marigold}. [1913 Webster]

{Marigold window}. (Arch.) See {Rose window}, under {Rose}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Chrysanthemum segetum — dirvinė skaistažiedė statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Chrysanthemum segetum; Glebionis segetum angl. corn chrysanthemum; corn yellow marigold; corn marigold vok. Goldblume; Saat Wucherblume rus. златоцвет посевной; нивянник посевной;… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • Chrysanthemum segetum — Goldin Gold in, Golding Gold ing, n. (Bot.) [From the golden color of the blossoms.] A conspicuous yellow flower, commonly the corn marigold ({Chrysanthemum segetum}). [This word is variously corrupted into {gouland}, {gools}, {gowan}, etc.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chrysanthemum segetum — Yellow Yel low (y[e^]l l[ o]), a. [Compar. {Yellower} (y[e^]l l[ o]*[ e]r); superl. {Yellowest}.] [OE. yelow, yelwe, [yogh]elow, [yogh]eoluw, from AS. geolu; akin to D. geel, OS. & OHG. gelo, G. gelb, Icel. gulr, Sw. gul, Dan. guul, L. helvus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chrysanthemum segetum — noun European herb with bright yellow flowers; a common weed in grain fields • Syn: ↑corn marigold, ↑field marigold • Hypernyms: ↑chrysanthemum • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Chrysanthemum …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chrysanthemum segetum L. — Symbol GLSE5 Synonym Symbol CHSE Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

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