- Herbaceous perennial
- USDA hardiness zones:
This Shasta daisy hybrid cultivar typically grows on rigid stems to 36\ tall. Features large, fully double, dahlia-like flower heads which are pure white and show no yellow in the center. Coarsely-toothed, lance-shaped, medium green leaves. Stems do not require staking. Blooms most of the summer. Excellent and long-lasting fresh cut flower. Formerly included in the genus Chrysanthemum."
- Full sun
- Dry to medium
Easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soil in full sun. Tolerates light shade in hot climates. Remove spent flower heads to promote additional bloom. Divide clumps every 2-3 years to maintain vigor.
Size and growth:
- 2.0 to 3.0 feet
- 1.5 to 2.0 feet
Bloom / flowers:
- June - August
- White (double)
Showy flowers, White, and Butterflies
Shasta daisies are a mainstay of the perennial border or cutting garden and provide long-lasting summer and early fall bloom.
No serious insect or disease problems. Some susceptibility to verticillium wilt, leaf spots and stem rots. Aphids, mites and leaf miners are occasional visitors.