Leucanthemum 'Betsy' has the largest flowers of any Shasta daisy 5-7 inches across with white petals and yellow centers.
Leucanthemum 'Betsy' has the largest blooms of any Shasta daisy, ever! Sturdy stems hold up single flowers with pure white petals and very pretty yellow centres that are 5-7 inches wide atop attractive dense, upright mounds of foliage 18-24 inches high and wide. Blooms from summer to fall. Delightful and long-lasting in the mixed border, as mass plantings, and as cut flowers. Divide every 2-3 years in the spring to maintain vigour. Deadhead to increase blooming. Pollinator attractor. Deer and rabbit resistant.
Common Name: Shasta Daisy
Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Drought Tolerant
Benefits: Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Rocky alpine slopes, moist meadows, grassland and wasteland.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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