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botanical name:
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Northern Lights'
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Northern Lights' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Shasta daisy
synonyms:  Leucanthemum x superbum 'Nordlicht'
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.75m
width: 0.60m
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
description:
Robust clump forming perennial. Toothed, glossy, dark green leaves. Yellow-centred, white flowers freely produced in summer, with several booms per stem.

cultivation:
Moderately fertile, moist, well drained soil in sun or part shade.
Divide every 2 or 3 years to maintain vigour. Deadhead to prolong flowering.

usage:
Good cut flower.

other notes:
Introduced by Thompson & Morgan, 1998.
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