Botanical Name: Leucanthemum superbum 'Banana Cream' PPAF
Form: Herbaceous perennial.
Root System: Fibrous
Sun Exposure: Partial Shade/Full Sun
Spread: 18 - 24"
Spacing: 18 - 24"
Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9
Flowering Date: Early to late summer.
Duration: All summer.
Cut Flowers: Yes
Dried Flowers: No
Shipping Season: both Spring & Fall
Unique Characterstics: One of the best daisies to come on the market in a long time. Wide blooms 3 -5" across with an extra row of ray petals that create a fuller appearance to the blooms. The blooms open up a sunny lemon yellow and change to a light butter yellow and finally finish in a creamy white. The blooms just keep coming all summer long, especially if you keep the old blooms clipped off. These beauties will bloom their hearts out for you! Compact grower is also disease resistant.
Flower Color: Opens to lemon Yellow, changes to light butter Yellow and finally to creamy White.
Flower Form: 3 - 5" wide daisylike flowers with bright yellow centers.
Foliage Type: Dark green, toothed, glossy leaves that are obovate.
Pruning: Remove spent flowers to encourage fresh blooms.
Pruning Time: After flowering.
Soil Requirement: Moderately fertile, well-drained soil, slightly moist.
Additional Information: Will last an extra long time in fresh flower arrangements.
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