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Pyrethrum Daisy


Attractive Daisy like flowers with a spicy scent growing 18-24 inches high. A perennial that can be difficult to get started but once established can live for many years. The flowers are cultivated commercially as a natural pesticide, and Pyrethrum is the safest pesticide especially around food.

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Data sheet

Soil Type: Peaty Soil, Saline Soil, Chalky Soil, Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, All - Tolerant of Most Soil Types., Clay Soil, Silty Soil
Zones: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Water Needs: Moderate, Low/Moderate
Light: Full Sun
Growth Cycle: Perennial
Color: Orange, White, Yellow
Height: e: Up to 1.5 Feet
Growing Instructions: Germination 14-28 days. Sow 1/8" deep into finely dug soil in early spring or start indoors and transplant outside after danger of frost. Keep moist until established. *Warning* Plants will kill fish!
Warnings: Can Cause Allergic Reaction
Special Features: Medicinal Value
Growth Rate: Slow, Moderate