Golden Feverfew - Tanacetum parthenium 'aureum'

Golden Feverfew - Tanacetum parthenium 'aureum'


Eighth of a teaspoon of open pollinated seeds from our gardens for $4.00.


Golden Feverfew - Tanacetum parthenium 'aureum' is one of my favourite fillers for floral arrangements. It is a species of chrysanthemum that has been grown in herb and medicinal gardens for centuries.  It is a clump-forming, dwarf cultivar which grows only 20 to 30cm tall and features small daisy-like flowers and chartreuse aromatic foliage. Feverfew is a hardy evergreen perennial that can with stand temperatures down to -15C.  It flowers profusely during late spring and through summer.  This isn't a fussy plant, its only requirement is full sun. Depending on your climate, feverfew is a biennial or short-lived perennial.   Cut back after flowering to encourage more blooms.  


Seeds can be sown in pots or directly sown after all danger of frost has passed. 





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