Tansy - Tanacetum vulgare - Wildflower
Tansy - Tanacetum vulgare
Type: Hardy Perennial
Approximate height: 90 cm - 1.2 m
Flowering time: Summer
Site and soil type: Well-drained soil in a sunny position.
Plant size: Large - grown in a 2 litre pot. (For pot size guide, click here)
Also known as buttonweed and hind-heal.
Tansy has deeply-divided, aromatic leaves and clusters of button golden daisy flower through summer into autumn.
It grows naturally on verges and grassland.
Tansy provides food for the bright green tansy beetle, sadly now rare in the UK.
Peat-free, pesticide-free, plastic-free.
All plants are sent to you in an eco-friendly cardboard POSIpot or fibre pot, (made from wood pulp), together with a wooden ID label and care instructions. In both cases these can be planted straight into the ground in the pot which will biodegrade.