Leucanthemum superbum Becky
Leucanthemum superbum Becky

Shasta Daisy

'Becky' is a durable, easy to grow daisy that is ideal for cutting. It has a great plant habit, seldom requiring staking. The flowers are large, single white daisies with a bright yellow center. It is one of two varieties that was awarded a top rating at the Chicago Botanical Garden Trials.

  • Height: 91 - 107cm (36 - 42in)
  • Spread: 46 - 61cm (18 - 24in)
  • Cold Hardiness: Zone 4
  • Sun or Shade: sun
  • Bloom Time: mid to late summer
  • Leaf Colour: green
  • Bloom Colour: white
  • Nature Attraction: butterflies

Growing and Maintenance Tips

Shasta Daisies need full sun and well drained soil. Winter wet is fatal to this plant. Planting in raised beds, when drainage might be a problem is recommended. Regular division is important to keep the plant healthy.

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