Ox-Eye Daisy, Common Daisy
Until recently, the species discussed here—including Shasta daisy, which is arguably the most well-known chrysanthemum—were classed as Chrysanthemum species. All bear the beautiful white summer daisies that are cottage-garden essentials.Leucanthemum vulgare
European native naturalized in many places; spreads by rhizomes and self-seeding. Grows to 2 ft. high, 1 ft. wide, with bright green foliage and yellow-centered white daisies from late spring to fall.
From South America. Grows to 6 in. high and 1 1/2 ft. across. Trailing, branching reddish stems are se...
Bushy plants grow to 12–15 in. high and 9 in. wide. Lance-shaped leaves to 3 1/2 in. long; flowe...
Low foliage mounds about a foot wide. Flower stems, 1–2 ft. topped with white blossoms in summer...