About Tanacetum Vulgare
Common Tansy is an aromatic perennial with fern-like foliage and yellow button-like flowers. The plant is a native of Europe and Asia. It was brought to North America by early settlers in the 1600s for medical and horticultural purposes. It has been listed as a noxious weed in many areas of the United States. It is prohibited in Colorado, Minnesota, Montana, Wyoming and parts of Washington State. It can be controlled with common herbicides.
Also known as
Golden Buttons, Golden Buttons and Common Tansy
How to care for Tanacetum Vulgare
Tanacetum Vulgare needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Tanacetum Vulgare love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Tanacetum Vulgare does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Tanacetum Vulgare after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.