Feverfew Seeds

Organic, Heirloom

#2005
Availability: In Stock
A Victorian garden staple and an herbal remedy for centuries, feverfew is a reliable, fairly drought-tolerant, unfussy plant with masses of small white flowers on scented, ferny foliage. Blooms attract beneficial insects, and are great fresh-cut or dried flowers. Avidly reseeds, so let these "volunteers" decorate your garden and attract pollinators. Also known as featherfew, bachelor's or bride's button, and midsummer daisy.
$2.49 170 mg

Botanical Name: Tanacetum parthenium

Family: Asteraceae

Native: Europe and Asia

Hardiness: Short-lived perennial, (2 to 3 years) in USDA zones 5–8

Plant Dimensions: 12"–24" tall

Variety Information: ¾" flowers, white with yellow centers

Exposure: Full sun

Bloom Period: Summer

Attributes: Attracts Beneficial Insects, Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant

When to Sow Outside: 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date, as soon as the soil can be worked, or in late fall.

When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 8 to 10 weeks before your average last frost date.

Days to Emerge: 10–15 days

Seed Depth: Press into surface

Seed Spacing: A pinch of seeds every 12"

Thinning: Thin to 1 every 12"

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