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botanical name:
Anthemis tinctoria 'Kelwayi'
Anthemis tinctoria 'Kelwayi' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Golden Marguerite
synonyms:  Anthemis tinctoria 'Wargrave Variety'
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.60m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 10
description:
Clear yellow daisy-like flowerheads over a long period in summer. Finely cut feathery foliage

cultivation:
Prefers a moderately fertile, well-drained, sandy or gravely soil and a sunny position. Cut back hard after flower to promote a good basal foliage clump. May be short-lived, so replant occasionally in refreshed soil to rejuvenate.

propagation:
By division in spring. Also available as seed.

usage:
Borders, good cut flower.
Flowers may also be dried.

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