Zones 4 to 9
5 to 6 feet
3 to 4 feet
Late summer thru fall: yellow centered daisy-like in white, lilac, purple, or pink
Planting and Care
Stake taller varieties or trim plants back by half to a third in early summer for sturdier growth.
Divide in spring or fall every 4 to 5 years to maintain vigor and control spread.
Powdery mildew, fungal leaf spot, rust, anthracnose
Varieties to Consider
Snowbank - 3-4' tall, doesn't usually require staking, white flowers
Pink Beauty - 3-4' tall, pink flowers
Jim Crockett - compact 18-24", lavender blooms