Taxon  Report   4758    
Leucanthemum maximum  (Ramond) DC.
Max chrysanthemum,  Shasta daisy
Leucanthemum maximum
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Leucanthemum maximum
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Leucanthemum maximum, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Leucanthemum maximum
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Genus: Leucanthemum
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Chrysanthemum maximum
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 24, 2019).