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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Discussion Threads about this plant
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HAVE: Plenty to trade! by lovesblooms Jun 8, 2016 9:07 AM 27
Shasta daisies: why don't they return for me? by gemini_sage Apr 27, 2016 5:09 AM 35
Daisy 'Silver Princess' sprouting rootstock for postage by tabbycat Jul 14, 2015 8:13 AM 3
WANTED: Becky daisies Leucanthemum X superbum by doglover Jun 12, 2014 3:16 PM 1
Haves and wants by Joy Jul 23, 2015 4:24 PM 6
What did YOU do outside today? by crittergarden Dec 27, 2016 8:12 AM 5,480
Invalid species report by dave Jul 14, 2012 2:30 PM 58
Cultivar, Trade Name, Common Name, Synonym - Propose New Field "Also Sold As" by krancmm Jun 8, 2012 5:17 PM 24
Shasta Daisy by eclayne Jun 8, 2012 7:10 PM 7

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