|Common Name||Dwarf Shasta Daisy|
|US Patent #||PP26905|
|EU Grant #||EU46788|
|Bloom Time||June, July, August|
|Hardiness Zone||5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||Forms a low tight mound with bi-color flowers.|
|Landscape Value||Mass planting, mixed bed, Equally at home in the garden border, container, or front of the border.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||14" / 20" / 20"|
|Soil (Garden)||Average, well drained Soil (Garden)s.|
|Special Uses||Cut Flower, Deep South, Deer Resistant|
The perfect little “cookie”, Leucanthemum 'Macaroon' forms a low, tight mound only 13″ tall and is well-branched with many stems. The double flowers start out yellow and open to bi-color white with yellow centers, then, when fully mature are white with gold centers. Charming and useful in containers, edges and in mass.
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|EC||1.0 – 1.2|
|pH||5.5 – 6.8|
|Fertility Needs||50 – 100 ppm|
|Notes||Facultative long day plant. Recommend vernalization of 8 weeks at temperatures below 45° F.|
|Finish Time to 4″||6 – 8 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||10 – 12 weeks|
|Day Length for Flowering||Facultative Long Day|
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