Tanacetum Robinsons Red

 

Bushy, hairless, herbaceous perennial with finely-divided, dark green leaves and, in early summer, long, erect stems bearing daisy-like red flower heads with yellow centres. Height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.

 

 

Plant in well-drained, sandy soil in full sun. Avoid wet, heavy soils.

 

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.