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Leucanthemum x superbum White Magic

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.
Grower InformationLarge, semi-double, white flowers have a very long blooming season.
  • Bred and selected for an extended flowering window.
  • No deadheading is required for reblooming.
'White Magic'
Protection InformationPP29,737
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
  • Propagation Guide
    • Media EC/pH:
      EC 0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.4
      Soil Temperature:
      68-74°F (20-23°C)
      Rooting Hormone:
      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
      Pinch any premature buds as they become visible.
    • Media pH:
      55 to 65°F (13 to 18°C)
      Light Level (fc):
      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.
      Pinch After Transplant:
      Typically not required
      Plant Growth Regulators:
      B-Nine/Cycocel at 1,800/800 will reduce plant height
      Pests and Fungal Diseases:
      Watch for aphids when in bud.
    • 1–qt. (10–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      Not recommended
      1–gal. (15–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      Rooted: 8-10 wks
      2 to 3–gal. (25 to 30–cm) pot, 3 plants per pot:
      Rooted: 10-12 wks
      Bloom Months:
      May to August

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