Tansy

Tanacetum vulgare

A flowering herbaceous plant with yellow, button-like flowers. Blooming in mid to late summer when everything else has finished, Tansy is a hardy perrienial with a long history of medicial and natural insecticidal properties. Try planting in your potato patch to repel the Colorado Potato Beetle. Spreads by underground rhizomes and seed heads. Full sun. Perennial.

Average Seed / oz Seed / 100' Row Average Yield / 100' Row Days to Harvest
350000 n/a n/a 80-100
Planting Season Ideal Soil Temp Sun Frost Tolerance
After Last Frost 65-80°F Full Sun Frost Sensitive
Sowing Method Seed Depth Direct Seed Spacing Seeds Per Packet
Transplant or Direct Seed 1/8" 4-6" 630
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
12-18" 21-28 Perennial 2 years