West Highland Flora

Ox-eye Daisy


Leucanthemum vulgare

 

Leucanthemum vulgare

Photo Carl Farmer
9 Jun 2003 Penifiler, Skye

Common on roadsides and in hayfields.

Flower diameter c 25-70 mm

ID: Flower like a large daisy, leaves lobed but not divided to the midrib.

Other features: Flower solitary on often unbranched stems up to 70 cm tall.  Leaves dark green, deeply toothed or lobed, basal ones long-stalked, upper ones clasping.

 

Leucanthemum vulgare

Photo Carl Farmer
24 Jun 2003 Glenbrittle, Skye
Main flowerhead c 6.5 cm across at widest


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