Does your garden need some rays of sunlight? Then buy yourself a REALFLOR® Real Sunbeam Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum x superbum 'Real Sunbeam') for months of cheerful rays of sunshine all growing season long! This easy-breezy perennial features very large ray flowers that sport a colorfast, deep yellow single layer of fine-textured petals!
You can expect cheerful rays of sunlight from June through July, and with a bit of mindful deadheading as soon as they fade, means a rebloom a bit later in the late summer to fall! Your pollinators and your vase arrangements will adore the contrasting deep golden centers are carried on very strong stems.
REALFLOR® Daisy variety is very floriferous and features improved disease resistance! Sunbeam Shasta Daisies grow atop a neat and tidy mound of deep green foliage and when in bloom can grow to a knee-high 10-16 inches and spread to an easy-to-manage 8-14 inches wide.
Shasta Daisy are traditional English cut flower border and Cottage garden perennials! Very easy to care for, and they are perfect for beginner and expert gardeners alike - so they are also the perfect gift plant to brighten someone's day! No matter how busy one is, once established, Daisies pretty much take care of themselves!
Real Sunbeam adds joyful rays of sunlight to your Rock Gardens and Children's Garden and imparts this easy care nature to any mailbox planting, as edging along a pathway or your driveway, or in pots and planters around a sunny front porch or sun-drenched back seating area!
Hardy through USDA growing zones 5 - 9, Shasta Daisies are tough perennials that have the most vigorous growth when grown in full sun. Well-drained soils are best and you'll want to make sure you're giving it medium moisture as it's establishing itself in your landscape. After that though, this hardy plant is quite drought-tolerant. Incessantly wet roots will, especially during the winter, can cause some damage.
A good way to ensure the longest flowering time is to periodically deadhead the spent flowers. This lets the plant focus its energy on making new blossoms for you to enjoy. This plant does best if pruned down in late autumn. Improve vigor by dividing every few years and you get a healthier plant and, oh wait, you get two healthier plants out of the deal! Doesn't get much better than that.
REALFLOR® Real Sunbeam Shasta Daisy is a cheerful ray of yellow sunshine that your garden, or someone down in the dumps needs! Give the gift of lemony blooms today from NatureHills.com!
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Brand||Nature Hills' Choice|
|Botanical Name||Leucanthemum x superbum 'Real Sunbeam'|
|Mature Height||10 - 16 inches|
|Mature Spread||8 - 14 inches|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Soil||Well Drained Soil|
|Moisture||Low Once Established|
|Pruning Time||Late Autumn|
|Photos courtesy of||PlantHaven International, planthaven.com|