Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum x superbum)

Botanical names:
Leucanthemum x superbum Accepted
Chrysanthemum x superbum Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 24-36 inches
Plant Spread: 18-24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Drought tolerant


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By dave, August 2, 2014

We know coneflowers are grown and loved by all, but what about daisies? There are 24 genera in our database that contain plants that are considered daisies. Among such a vast reach of plants, which are the most popular among ATP members? Let's have a look!

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Posted by eclayne (Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA - Zone 6a) on Jun 5, 2012 8:19 PM

Hybrid formula: Leucanthemum maximum x Leucanthemum lacustre

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Plant Log from p1mkw - Safety Harbor, FL (Zone 10a)
On March 10, 2010 Seeds sown
started seeds indoors
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