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 Mary Queen of Scots.Marygold or Marigold. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Marybuds.
 
The flower of the marigold (q.v.). Like many other flowers, they open at daybreak and close at sunset.   1
       
“And winking marybuds begin
To ope their golden eyes.”
       
Shakespeae: Cymbeline, ii. 3.
 


 Mary Queen of Scots.Marygold or Marigold. 

 
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