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Shasta Daisy

Leucanthemum x superbum

Please keep in mind that it is illegal to uproot a plant without the landowner's consent and care should be taken at all times not to damage wild plants. Wild plants should never be picked for pleasure and some plants are protected by law.
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Plant Data

Flowering Months:
JAN  FEB  MAR  APR  MAY  JUN  JUL  AUG  SEP  OCT  NOV  DEC
Order:
Asterales
Family:
Asteraceae (Daisy)
Type:
Flower
Maximum Size:
120 centimetres tall
Habitats:
Roadsides, wasteland.

Flower:
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White, many petals
 
Large, daisy-like flowers with yellow centres. Flowers are up to 10cm (4 inches) across. Like a large Oxeye Daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare).
Fruit:
The fruit is a one-seeded achene.
Leaves:
A clump-forming perennial plant with dark green foliage. Thick, narrow leaves. Ribbed stems.
Other Names:
Max Daisy.
Frequency (UK):
Unusual  
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