Feverfew Growing Guide
Crop Rotation Group
Will do OK in poor soil, prefers well drained loam
Full sun to light shade
None generally needed.
Mint. Also grown with beds of other tea plants where insects are not wanted. Feverfew repels insects of all nature, so it is a good plant to grow near entryways.
Single Plants: 25cm (9") each way (minimum)
Rows: 25cm (9") with 30cm (11") row gap (minimum)
Sow and Plant
Direct sow from early spring through to summer.
Our Garden Planner can produce a personalised calendar of when to sow, plant and harvest for your area.
Repels harmful insects, beetles and caterpillars. Flowers attract beneficial insects. Use trimmings as mulch and to confuse birds on newly seeded areas. Will self seed to point of weediness if allowed to.
Harvest leaves as and when needed, Cut back in spring.
Planting and Harvesting Calendar
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