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The classic Oxeye daisy to brighten dull areas of rough grass, meadow or orchard.

Genus Leucanthemum
Group/Species vulgare
Type Perennial
Common Name Ox-eye Daisy
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Acid, Alkaline, Chalky, Clay, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 90cm (36in)
Spacing 30-38cm (12-15in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow direct. Sow into prepared soil which has been raked to a fine tilth. Germination takes 10-14 days. May be sown in September for earlier flowering next year.
Care Tips If deadheaded, you will get a second flush of blooms. Seeds are set as early as June right through to August. It is a good coloniser of bare ground. However, as a pioneer plant it does not like nutrient rich soils and so numbers will decrease on rich soil.
Flowering May - August
Harvesting Flower production 3 months
Cooking Notes The flowers are edible and petals can be used sprinkled in salad.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest

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