Feverfew Tanacetum parthenium
A traditional medicinal wildflower herb plant with pretty white daisies and feathery lobed bright green leaves.
Sun loving and easy going perennial plant, best grown in well drained soil. Grows up to 40cm with similar spread.
- Leaves and flowers used in homeopathy for pain relief, depression, hay fever, menstruation, arthritis, sleep.
- Bitter tasting leaves used in teas and dried.
- Leaves and flowers used as insect repellent. Repels insects so can be a good companion plants where insects are not desired.
- Self seeding, easy going daisy family member.