Montauk daisies??

Asked October 10, 2015, 6:02 PM EDT

Is the common name of this daisy, blooming in New England along the coast of Connecticut, known as Montauk daisy? What is the genus?

Fairfield County Connecticut

1 Response


The common name of the daisy flowering on the east coast during October is Montauk Daisy. The botanical name of this perennial is Nipponanthemum nipponicum, formerly Chrysanthemum nipponicum and Leucanthemum nipponicum.

Carol Quish