Common daisies, also known as Shasta daisies or Leucanthemum x Superbum, are part of the aster/daisy family.
Shasta daisies are the best known cultivar.
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Seeds can be planted straight into soil with germination within two weeks of planting. However, seed-started plants may not bloom the first year. For an alternative propagation method, divide in winter or spring .
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