Chrysanthemum- May Queen

Leucanthemum vulgare Open Pollinated

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  • Perennial to 80cm
  • Pure white petals with yellow centers
  • Cottage garden favourite

Standard seed packet, 250 seeds

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'Chrysanthemum- May Queen' seeds

Leucanthemum vulgare

Synonyms: Chrysanthemum leucanthemum

  • Perennial to 80cm
  • Pure white petals with yellow centers
  • Cottage garden favourite

A robust herbacious perennial growing to 80cm. Forms a spreading mound of dark green, narrow toothed leaves with long stems of medium sized flowers with pure white petals and a prominent yellow disc. Use in cottage gardens, borders, beds and containers. A long lasting cut flower. Attracts beneficial insects including butterflies.

Also known as 'Ox-eyed Daisy' or 'Marguerite'.

Seeds per gram: 1900
Product code: H1-08

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Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct
Sowing Depth 4mm
Season Spring and summer
Germination 14-21 days @ 20-22°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Half hardy Perennial
Plant Spacing 40cm
Plant Height 80cm
Position Part or full sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 365 days

*Notes: Protect from aphids, slugs and snails. Deadhead to encourage repeat flowering. Prune hard after flowering.

How To Grow



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