Shasta Daisy Plants
Q.

How to deadhead Shasta Daisies – Becky

Zone Indianapolis | Anonymous added on June 18, 2019 | Answered

I'm a very novice gardener (that may even be stretching my qualifications). I planted a bunch of Shasta Daisies, the Becky variety. I would like the flowers to spread and really overtake the garden they are in. I've been reading about deadheading the flowers, but everything I've found has been pointed towards flowers that have more than one flower per stem. The Becky variety only had one. I'm wondering how far back I should cut the flowers. To the ground? Near the head? Somewhere in the middle? Thanks for any help you can give!

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Downtoearthdigs
Answered on June 18, 2019

You will want to cut the flower closer to where the leaves begin. This will help them to bloom again before bloom season is over. This article will give you more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/shasta-daisy/deadheading-shasta-daisies.htm

00
Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Shasta Daisy Plants
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More