Alaska Shasta Daisy
Chrysanthemum maximum. This standard white daisy is our top choice for creating 'Daisy Fields'. Drought tolerant, attractive to butterflies and can be direct seeded after last frost. Full sun to partial shade. Height 24-36 inches. Approximately 1700 seeds/pkg.
Start inside 6-8 weeks before planting out. Do not cover seed, provide light and average temperatures (21 degrees C). May also be direct seeded into the garden in early spring or late autumn. Transplant after last frost into a full sun location, 12 inches apart.
Prefers, rich, deep, well-drained soil. Water and deadhead regularly. Divide in early spring every 2-3 years.