Botanical Name: Tanacetum parthenium
Native: Europe and Asia
Hardiness: Short-lived perennial, (2 to 3 years) in USDA zones 5–8
Plant Dimensions: 12″–24″ tall and wide; bushy habit
Variety Information: ¾” flowers, white with yellow centers
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Period: Summer to frost; spent blossoms are constantly replaced with new if deadheaded regularly.
Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Edible Flower
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″
Special Care: Light aids germination. Press seed into soil surface; do not cover.