Also known as dyer's chamomile, this hardy perennial grows to 3 feet tall with abundant dark yellow daisy-like flowers above lacy foliage. It produces a yellow, buff, or orange dye depending upon the mordant used. Blooms for an extend period, making a nice cut flower and is a welcome addition to the perennial bed. 50 seeds
Perennial, Zone 3-7
Germination: 14-21 days,
Seed Planting Depth: on surface, lightly press in
Starting Indoors/Outdoors: Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Provide 65-70 degree soil temperatures. Transplant 18-24" apart. Sow outdoors in spring when soil warms or early fall.
Light Needs: Full sun
Soil Needs: Average, loamy to heavy, moist soil
Uses: Medicinal, dyeing, ornamental, attracts beneificals