Feverfew

Feverfew

Tanacetum parthenium
£2.50

Feverfew is best known for its use to alleviate migraines. As a culinary herb it has a bitter flavour but can cut grease in foods.
Medicinally also used as a mild sedative, to reduce inflammation, for arthritis, asthma, regularise menstruation, and for tinnitus.
Warning: do not take when pregnant

  • Hardy perennial
  • Height 60cm
  • White double chrysanthemum flowers
  • Sunny position
  • Well drained soil
  • Cut back after flowering