Mayweed

Anthemis tinctoria 'Sauce Hollandaise'

Mayweed - Anthemis tinctoria  'Sauce Hollandaise'

Common Name: Mayweed
Genus: Anthemis
Species: tinctoria
Cultivar: 'Sauce Hollandaise'

Category: Perennials
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Has interesting foliage, Good for wildlife, Long flowering period

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 0.60 m (60 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sunSpread: 0.60 m (60 cm)

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: Cream, Yellow
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: May to July

Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Sandy/Light or Chalky/Alkaline
Soil Moisture: Dry, well drained or Moist, but well drained

This chamomile produces masses of creamy yellow daisy flowers above feathery filigree-like dark green leaves from late spring to early summer. Its perfect to cheer up a sunny herb garden or rockery, will tolerate dry soil and is attractive to bees and butterflies.

Garden care:: Cut back to the ground in early autumn to produce stronger growth the following year. Although it will self-seed freely this cultivar rarely comes true from seed.


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