Connecticut Plants
Ox-eye Daisy
Leucanthemum vulgare Lam.

Oxeye daisy is not native. It, along with many other common meadow flowers, was introduced from Europe.

  • Synonyms: Chrysanthemum leucanthemum
  • Family: aster (Asteraceae)
  • Habitat: dry fields, meadows and waste places
  • Height: 1-3 feet
  • Flower size: flowerhead 1-2 inches across
  • Flower color: white rays around a yellow disk
  • Flowering time: June to August
  • Origin: Europe, Asia
Leucanthemum vulgare Lam.