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botanical name:
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Becky'
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Becky' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Shasta daisy
synonyms:  Chrysanthemum maximum 'Becky', Leucanthemum x superbum 'July Daisy', Leucanthemum x superbum 'Ryan's Daisy', Leucanthemum x superbum 'Monstrose Selection'
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.90m
width: 0.75m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Single, pure white daisy-type flowers, up to 12cm across, over a long period in summer, a little later than most varieties. Sturdy, weatherproof habit. The foliage of thick, dark green leaves remains evergreen in warm climates.

Moderately fertile, moist, well drained soil in sun or part shade. Tolerates adverse conditions well, coping with both heat and rain.
Divide every 2 or 3 years to maintain vigour. Deadhead to prolong flowering.

By division or cuttings.

other notes:
Raised by Jim and Becky Stewart of Decatur, Georgia, USA.
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