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Ox-eye Daisy seeds - Leucanthemum vulgare - Wildflower

£1.90
Type: Hardy Perennial
Approximate height: 50 - 75 cm
Flowering Time: Summer
Site and soil type: Prefers well-drained soil in sun or semi-shade
When to sow: Spring, summer or early autumn
Where to sow: Outside, direct into soil or under cover, into trays, modules or pots.
Packet contents: Approximately 1000 seeds / 0.5g

Also known as Dog Daisy or Moon Daisy, Ox-eye Daisy is a clump forming plant with numerous big white daisy flowers.

Each one has a yellow centre which is made up of many small flowers which provide nectar for pollinators such as bees, hoverflies and butterflies.

Flowers mainly in June, July and August but occasionally outside of these months.

Ox-eye daisy attracts / provides food for the following creatures:

  • Soldier beetles (aphid eaters)
  • hoverflies
  • Small solitary bees  
  • 🦇 
  • 🦇 (RHS) 
  • An "RHS Plants for Pollinators" plant **

All our seed packets include sowing instructions.

Jemima’s Garden seeds are plastic free and reyclable. They’re contained in an inner glassine envelope, (made from pine wood cellulose), and an outer Kraft paper seed packet. Any shipping packaging is also plastic free and recyclable.


Key to symbols:

🐛 A food plant for the caterpillar

🦋 Provides nectar for the adult moth or butterfly

🦇 Listed in: Bat Conservation Trust Encouraging bats, A guide for bat-friendly gardening and living

🦇 (RHS)  Listed in the RHS Plants for Bats list

** RHS Plants for Pollinators. The RHS Plants for Pollinators mark is only given to plants that support pollinating insects. Find out more at rhs.org.uk/plantsforpollinators

** The Royal Horticultural Society, and its logo, are trade marks of The Royal Horticultural Society (Registered Charity No 222879/SC038262) and used under licence.