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botanical name:
Tanacetum parthenium 'Double White'
Tanacetum parthenium 'Double White' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Feverfew
synonyms:  Chrysanthemum parthenium 'Double White', Tanacetum parthenium 'Plenum'
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 0.60m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: erect
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
stem/bark: green
main season: Summer
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Short-lived perennial which produced masses of small, double, white flowers in midsummer. More or less evergreen with aromatic green leaves.

Easy and unfussy to grow in any reasonable soil in full sun or part shade. Will tolerate some drought.
Cut back after flowering to encourage fresh growth.

From seed, which usually comes true. Also from softwood cuttings.
May self seed freely.

Borders or herb garden.
Medicinal herb, used particularly to treat migraine headaches.

other notes:
Tanacetum parthenium 'Plenum' may possibly be a synonym or could be a separate form.
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