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Leucanthemum x superbum 'Western Star Leo'

WESTERN STAR LEO SHASTA DAISY

Buy Western Star Leo Shasta Daisy online. Western Star Leo is a compact, upright and uniform grower featuring pure white flowers with a yellow eye. Blooms all spring and summer, making it a perfect plant for mixed beds and borders.

Height:

14-20 Inches

Spread:

18-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Low Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • White
Flower Type*
  • Single Blooming
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Bees
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Salt Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Seed
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Summer Flowering
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Border Plant
  • Cut Flowers
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Leucanthemum is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

A great cut flower for arrangements.