Tanacetum parthenium Clump-forming herbaceous perennial native to temperate zones of the world and hardy to -20 degrees F. Pretty white and yellow flowers on a mid-sized bush make this a garden favorite, medicinal uses or no. This organic, open-pollinated strain is a selection made for high medicinal activity and each flower is encircled by only one layer of ray flowers (as per photo). It is not frilly, double-flowered or variegated. Our strain has become the standard strain for extraction among a number of the bigger companies in the US and abroad.
- Plant thrives in very well-drained soil in the full sun.
- In the spring, sow seed on surface of soil. Press firmly and keep evenly moist and in the light until germ., which occurs in 1 - 2 weeks.
- Thin or transplant to 1 ft. apart.
Certified organic, 200 seeds/pkt.
Planting & Care
Soil & Water:Thrives in very well drained soil in full sun.
Planting & Growing: In spring, sow seed on the surface of soil. Press firmly on soil and keep evenly moist and in the light until germinated (1-2 weeks). Transplant to 1 foot apart.
Harvesting & Storage: Flowers and leaves can be harvested throughout the summer season.