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botanical name:
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Phyllis Smith'
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Phyllis Smith' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Shasta daisy
synonyms:  Chrysanthemum maximum 'Phyllis Smith'
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.80m
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:
Frilly white flowers with yellow centres, finely cut, twisted and recurved petals. Robust clump-forming habit with dark green foliage.

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.

propagation:
By division.

usage:
Traditional border plant and also good for cutting.

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