Scientific Name: Tanacetum vulgare Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:common tansy Texture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:AsteraceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Invasive plant, Annual Mature Size (ht. X w.):1.3 - 2.0m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Compound, Alternate, Soft flexible, Pinnate venation, Pubescent, Tripinnate, Lanceolate, Pinnately lobed
Flowers: Head (capitulum), (Corymb-like), Yellow, Jul- Aug
Fruit: Cypsela (achene + calyx), Brown, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Attract beneficial insects
Key ID Features:Leaves alternate, leaflets pinnate; stems narrow, reddish brown; inflorescence corymb of yellow, flat head, disk florets only, lack ray florets.