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Matricaria Tetra [30010]

Matricaria Tetra

Tanacetum partenium

NEW 2024

Also known as German Chamomile, Feverfew or Mayweed. Fully-double dainty, white blooms with a yellow to lime centre. Very productive and right at home among cottage garden or wildflower mixes. Another great attractor of butterflies, bees and beneficial insects. Easy to grow.



Suitable for cut flowers - if you want to achieve longer stems and earlier blooms it is best planted in autumn and "over-wintered" in a greenhouse or similar, as it needs protections from frosts. But sown in early spring it can be grown as an annual, but protect with cloche or something similar to avoid any rogue frosts or particularly bad cold spells.

Annual or Perennial  Annual
Hardiness  Hardy
Approx days to flower/harvest 98-112 days
Height 70-90cm
Space between plants  20-30cm
When to sow Spring, Summer
Seeds per packet Approx 60