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Shasta Daisy - 3207

Regular price $2.19
Chrysanthemum maximum (Asteraceae)
A hardy perennial, forming dense colonies once established. Native to Europe, it has naturalized throughout all regions of the United States. The white petaled flowers with golden yellow centers are borne individually on single erect stems. Compared to its cousin, the Ox­Eyed Daisy, Shasta Daisies generally grow 6 to 12 inches taller and have a larger flower head diameter. Prefers full sun to partial shade in fertile soil.

Suggested use: Excellent as a ground cover or border plant since the foliage is attractive and remains green all year.
Miscellaneous: An ideal cut flower, lasting up to 10 days in arrangements.

Average Planting Success: 70%
Height: 1 - 3 feet
Germination: 15 - 30 days
Optimum Soil Temp. for Germination: 70°F
Sowing Depth: 1/16"
Blooming Period: June - July
Average Seeds Per Pound: 436,000
Seeds/Pkt: 275 - covers 20 sq.ft.
1 oz Covers: 545 sq.ft.
Seeding Rate: 5 lbs. per acre

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