Online Plant Guide Avalon Waterways Tulip Time Cruise  
Trees Shrubs Ground Covers Vines Bamboo Grass Corms Ferns Annuals Perennials Rhizomes Bulbs Palms Tubers Gingers

Chrysanthemum leucanthemum/Ox-eye Daisy

Chrysanthemum leucanthemum / Chrysanthemum leucanthemum
A wonderful perennial for the summer garden
View Image (Full)

A wonderful perennial for the summer garden


2007-2018 © All Rights Reserved. Information and images may not be reused without written consent.
Scientific Name: Chrysanthemum leucanthemum
Common Name: Ox-eye Daisy
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories:
Comments: May be confused with Shasta Daisy, but its performance is not as satisfactory. This introduced wildflower species has become invasive in some locations, but is quite attractive in mass plantings where few other plants will grow and bloom. Associated with relatively dry landscapes on disturbed sites.