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botanical name:
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Wirral Supreme'
Leucanthemum x superbum 'Wirral Supreme' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Shasta daisy
synonyms:  Chrysanthemum maximum 'Wirral Supreme'
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.90m
width: 0.75m
growth rate:
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. Large daisy-type white flowers with crested yellow centres in summer often lasting through to early autumn.

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.

other notes:
Dense, double flowerheads with slightly sorter central ray florets.

RHS AGM

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