Oxeye Daisy
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 5th June 2018 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.




 



Taken at Jupiter Artland on 4th June 2018 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Taken at Marwick Head on 18th July 2018 with Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Latin Name :
Family:
Habit:
AKA:
Leucanthemum vulgare.
Daisy.
A Perennial or Biennial.

Habitat:
Blooms:
Height:
Feature:

Grassy places.
May -September.
40 - 80 cms.
This flower has several common names including
Moon Daisy, Marguerite and Dog Daisy.
Juices from boiled Oxeye Daisies was once
used to cure chest and liver diseases.
Extract from the stem was used to make eye drops.