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Oxeye daisy

Leucanthemum vulgare
Flowers May-September. A tall, very large ‘daisy’ flower
Soil moisture tolerances: 
It is found on sites with more than 20 weeks dry soil per year and less than 10 weeks wet soil per year. It is very intolerant of wet soil!
Soil fertility tolerances: 
It is typically found on moderately fertile sites (10-25 mg P/kg) or P index 1-2.
Traditional medicinal use: 
Also called moon daisy, horse daisy, dog daisy or marguerite. The unopened buds can be marinated and used in similar way to capers. The rhyme ‘He loves me he loves me not’ is associated with this flower.
Further information: 

Click here for a link to the online Atlas of the British and Irish Flora with details of the plant ecology, distribution, photos and habitats: https://www.brc.ac.uk/plantatlas/index.php?q=plant/leucanthemum-vulgare

Click here for a link to the biological flora; a summary of all that is known about the ecological requirements of the plant, published in the Journal of Ecology: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2258252