Date: Thu, 9 Oct 1997 09:05:06 +0900 From: Dazaifu Tara Subject: Re: railroad daisy Railroad daisies are yellow wildflowers with brown centers. (I'm a native of the New Orleans area, but I have never heard the term there. My mother's family is from a small town called Plaquemine, near Baton Rouge, and people in her family often use it.) > We've come across two instances of the term "railroad daisy," both from > Louisiana. It's used in reference to troublesome weeds and to roadside > flowers. Is anyone else familiar with it? Can you identify it more > specifically? > > Thanks-- > > Joan