This easy to grow perennial, with its feathery foliage and white daisy flowers, is an attractive garden plant that is also useful as a theraputic herb for natural pain reflief.

Features

  • Perennial
  • Herbal tradition
  • Fever remedy

Product details

climate map - feverfew

How

Sow direct where they are to grow or in trays of Yates Seed Raising Mix. Press lightly into surface - do not cover as seeds need light to germinate. Water with a mist spray. Transplant or thin when large enough to handle.

Care

Choose a full sun to semi-shade position in well drained soil. Add Yates Blood & Bone before planting. Plants need good drainage and will tolerate dryness once established. Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.

Hint

Cut back when untidy. Eat leaves with other food or infuse in hot water to make a herbal tea. Traditional remedy for reducing headaches and inflammation. Do not ingest when pregnant or breast feeding

Storage

Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets.

NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED

Position Full sun or part shade
Plant space 15-30cm
Sow depth 1mm
Plant height 60cm
Germination 10-15 days
Germination (days) 12
Flowering 16-20 weeks
Flowering (days) 126
Botanical name Pyrethrum parthenium 'Aureum'
Suitable for Pots and garden beds

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