Leucanthemum Kings Crown
The flowers create a beautiful display opening a gorgeous shade of yellow and fading through to white, attracting bees to the garden throughout summer. Foliage has a dense, compact habit and will die down in autumn. It is hardy.
Month Available: July
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Yellow
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 60cm x 60cm (24in x 24in)
These make a beautiful display in my garden, as the habit is so compact, it rarely needs any support in the garden.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, Leaf and bud eelworms.
Plant Care: Deadhead to promote repeat flowering.
Care and Time: Medium - summer
Benefits: A neat, easy to grow perennial which requires no staking and also makes an excellent cut flower. Excels in a mixed border
History: This is a modern, compact form, of a cottage garden variety. Commonly known as the Shasta Daisy.
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