The classic daisy has been upgraded! Multiple blooms of white and yellow grace each 2-3' stalk! Planted en masse, they give borders and beds a lush, full appearance. Does best in full sun to part shade. #1 field-grown plants. Leucanthemum x superbum 'Alaska'
Plant delightful Alaska Shasta Daisy flowers, and watch as these perky and popular perennial plants bring smiles during blooming season. This stalwart and lovely Shasta daisy variety thrives in both partially shaded and vey sunny spaces across six hardiness zones. These Leucanthemum x superbum plants flower big and beautiful 3-inch blooms surrounded by lustrous dark green foliage.
Every garden needs Alaska Shasta Daisy plants, which are upgraded versions of the timeless white and yellow classics. Plant these cheery Shasta daisy flowers en masse to add charm to borders, walkways and shady or sunny garden beds. Known botanically as Leucanthemum x superbum, these tall perennials reach 2 to 3 feet in height and flower multiple blooms in summer that last for several weeks. Cut these long-stemmed perennial plants for bouquet gifts, or for bright indoor arrangements in your own home.
Botanical Name: Leucanthemum x superbum 'Alaska' (syn. Chrysanthemum maximum)
Common Name: Alaska Shasta Daisy
Form: Herbaceous perennial
Root System: Fibrous
Sun Exposure: Partial Shade/Full Sun
Height/Habit: 24 - 36"
Spread: 16 - 20"
Spacing: 18 - 24"
Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9 (-30 degrees F)
Flowering Date: Early summer
Duration: Several weeks.
Blooms With: Daylilies, Kniphofia, Clematis
Cut Flowers: Yes
Dried Flowers: No
Shipping Season: Spring
Unique Characterstics: Classic white and yellow daisies but with multiple flowers on each stalk. No garden should be without this classic flower. Enjoy in cutflower arrangements as well as the garden setting.
Flower Color: White with Yellow disc of stamens
Flower Form: Large 3" daisy flowers with yellow centers.
Foliage Type: Lustrous dark green leaves with coarsely toothed margins.
Resistance: Good to all P & D problems
Pruning: To remove spent blooms.
Pruning Time: After flowering
Soil Requirement: Well drained, average garden soil.
Restricted States: AE AK GU HI PR
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