Leucanthemum × superbum, the Shasta daisy, is a commonly grown flowering herbaceous perennial plant with the classic daisy appearance of white petals around a yellow disc. The Sweet Daisy series is an improvement on the classic garden daisy. Plants are robust and feature dense flowering as early as June. New to the series is ‘Sweet Daisy Birdy’, which boasts umbrella-shaped blooms on a tall, structured plant.
Plant type: Herbaceous perennial
Hardiness: Zones 5-9
Height: to 4 feet
Bloom time: From spring to fall, some with repeat bloom.
Deer and rabbit resistant.
Few insect or disease problems.
The narrow, serrated leaves remain dark green throughout the season and may stay evergreen year-round in warmer growing zones.