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Shasta Daisy

Leucanthemum maximum

Description:

Leucanthemum maximum (Shasta Daisy) is a Perennial which grows to a height of 0.75m. It has a hardness rating of 6 and is vunerable to frost. Shasta Daisy will flower in January to February. The seeds ripen from February to March The flowers from this plant are hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and they are pollinated by Bees, flies, beetles, lepidoptera, self.

Habitat:

These flowers grow in my front yard in a full sun rockery garden. Soil Information: Shasta Daisy will grow in light (sandy), medium (loamy), hard (clay) soil. It is important for the soil to be well drained. The soil prefers the following PH / acid levels: - pH between 6 and 8, Neutral soils - pH greater than 8, Basic soils Shasta Daisy prefers moist soils. Ideal Planting Locations: Shasta Daisy should not be planted in shady areas. Suitable planting sights include: Can be planted in Cultivated Beds. Suits a meadow.

Notes:

Information from: http://www.aussiegardening.com.au/findpl...

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6 Comments

sarahaw1981
sarahaw1981 9 years ago

What happens is when I get to the screen that asks you to sign in with an you already have, and I choose my google account it never loads, it stays in gmail

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Oh well I just thought it might be too slow for you. Must be wrong on that. I'm curious why it won't run on the computer though. It's only another website. Do you want to try to fix it?

sarahaw1981
sarahaw1981 9 years ago

I'm not sure how to do that on the I phone Argy Bee, I use the iPhone as I can't get Project Noah to load on my computer :-( it does at a minuet or two to upload, but did any not upload right??

sarahaw1981
sarahaw1981 9 years ago

Thanks you Leuba :-)

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 9 years ago

nice and fresh !

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Great info and nice daisies - thanks. btw I notice your pics take a while to download. They must be taking a long time for you to upload? If so you might want to make them .jpg at about 1000x1000 and 92% compression. That would take just seconds.

sarahaw1981
Spotted by
sarahaw1981

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Spotted on Dec 22, 2012
Submitted on Jan 15, 2013

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