Montauk Shasta Daisy

Leucanthemum x superbum 'Montauk'

Brighten the garden with an explosion of white daisy-like flowers from summer through fall. Strong stems rise above dark green, leathery leaves, attracting butterflies and ideal for cutting. Clip spent blooms to prolong flowering. Superb at the back of a border or in a sunny spot in a woodland garden.
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Botanical Pronunciationlew-KANTH-ih-mum soo-PER-bum
Average Size at MaturityFast growing 18-24 in. tall and wide when in bloom.
Bloom TimeLate Summer to Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorDark Green
Garden StyleContemporary, Rustic
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Gift Plant
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsSemi-Moist

Thrives in average, well drained soils. Water regularly the first growing season, less often when established. Feed in early spring, repeat mid-season. Pinch back mid to late spring. Divide every few years in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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