Scientific Name : Leucanthemum x superbum
Common Name : Shasta Daisy
Hardiness Zone : 5b - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -10°F (-23°C)
Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
Characteristics : Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Frost Tolerant
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 24 - 26" (61 - 66cm)
Height : 20 - 24" (51 - 61cm)
Width : 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : A standout in the garden for its large, clean white flowers and extra-long blooming time — much longer than other Leucanthemum.
Idea & Tips : Prefers full-sun locations with good air circulation.
Water when plants show signs of wilt.
Remove dead flowers.
: Large, semi-double, white flowers have a very long blooming season.
- Bred and selected for an extended flowering window.
- No deadheading is required for reblooming.
Protection Information : PP29,737
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
EC 0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.4
500 ppm IBA
Low to moderate
75-100 ppm N starting at Day 7
Pinch while young plants are soft and actively growing.
35-42 days after sticking
55 to 65°F (13 to 18°C)
5,000 to 8,000
Long day facultative
Moderate; more required when in flower.
Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 150 to 200 ppm N.
Typically not required
B-Nine/Cycocel at 1,800/800 will reduce plant height
Watch for aphids when in bud.
Rooted: 8-10 wks
Rooted: 10-12 wks
May to August
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