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Scientific Name: Leucanthemum maximum
Alternative Names: MARGUERITE

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Leucanthemum maximum
Leucanthemum maximum


  • Perennial
  • Shasta daisy is a herbaceous perennial ornamental, originally native to the meadows, grasslands and alpine areas of Europe.
  • It has leafy clumps of foliage that give rise to many tall, small-leaved stems topped with white daisy-like flowers in summer.
  • Leucanthemum maximum prefers regular moisture and well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil in sun.
  • Its blooms are attractive to numerous insects including bees and butterflies, and it make excellent, long-lived cut flowers.
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