Anthemis tinctoria E.C. Buxton

 

Golden Marguerite. Clump-forming semi-evergreen, free flowering perennial, leaves mid-green above and grey beneath. Branching stems of attractive lemon-yellow flowers. Commonly used in a border. Max Height 80cm. Max Spread 80cm. Flowers May to September, cut back after flowering.

 

 

Plant in gritty well drained soil. Full sun, Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.