• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Compact habit; quickly reaches 10 to 14 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Carefree and Colorful
    Blooms:
    Late Spring to Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:lew-KANTH-ih-mum
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Sunset climate zones:1 - 24
    Growth habit:Compact, Round
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Compact habit; quickly reaches 10 to 14 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Late Spring to Summer
    Flower color:White
    Garden styleCottage
    Companion PlantsTickseed (Coreopsis); Speedwell (Veronica); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Salvia (Salvia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Easily grown in average well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Prune faded flower stems. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.