Botanical name: Leucanthemum vulgare
Other names: Ox-eye daisy, White weed, White daisy, Marguerite, White goldes, Moon penny, Maudlinwort, Midsummer daisy, Love-me-not, Large white gowan, Espibawn, Herb Margaret, White goldes, Sheriff pink, Love-me, Field daisy, Leucanthemum vulgare, May queen, Leucanthemum vulgare 'Maikönigin', Ox eye daisy, Oxeye daisy
Species: L. vulgare - L. vulgare is a perennial with dark green foliage and small white daisy-like flowers in spring and summer.
Leucanthemum vulgare is: Deciduous
Flower: White, Yellow in Spring; White, Yellow in Summer
Foliage: Green in All seasons
Pruning: Deadhead regularly then cut stems down to the ground in winter. . REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Leucanthemum vulgare (Ox-eye daisy) will reach a height of 0.1m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Garden edging, Containers, Wildflower, Wildlife
Cultivation: Plant in moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. This plant may need support.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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Ox-eye daisies or moon daisies are among the first plants to establish themselves in a wildflower meadow. It grows well on any soil in a sunny position. It makes an excellent addition to the wildlife garden and attracts many insects.
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