Puriri Lane | Tanacetum parthenium | Feverfew
Puriri Lane | Tanacetum parthenium | Feverfew
Puriri Lane | Tanacetum parthenium | Feverfew

Tanacetum parthenium | Feverfew

Regular price $12.00 Save $-12.00

perfect for pollinators

The feverfew plant (Tanacetum parthenium) is actually a species of chrysanthemum that has been grown in herb and medicinal gardens for centuries.  

It has small, white, daisy-like flowers with bright yellow centres and makes an excellent cut flower.  

Cut it to the ground after the first frost and watch for it to regrow in the spring. It re-seeds fairly easily, so you might find yourself giving away new plants or alternatively remove the flower heads before they go to seed if you don't want volunteer plants popping up.

This is a wonderful plant that will grow almost anywhere there is good sunshine. It is very very drought tolerant and will seed itself in pavement cracks and even grow in gravel!

Feverfew brightens any spot in the garden and is an excellent choice for areas that you wish to cover or brighten where other plants don't have enough soil or water to grow.

It has stiff upright branches that bush out to as much as 30cm and will grow anywhere from 30cmto 60cm in height. In late spring it produces bright white daisy flowers at the ends of all the stems which can last as long as a month. When the plants reseed they will overwinter as small green rosettes, to take off again in spring.


Height 50cm x 30cm Wide

Plant size: PB2 - Equivalent of 1.2 litres 

If you are ordering plants you can get up to 12 plants or a selection of plants, gifts and garden-wares into a box for the below rates 
      • Auckland City | $10
      • Upper North Island | $20 (Northland)
      • Middle North Island | $20 (Bay of Plenty & Waikato)
      • Lower North Island | $20
      • South Island | $25
      • Waiheke - Please select Rural Delivery at checkout
      • Outer lying islands, please contact us for a quote.
Smaller items such as books, stationery and other items can be sent for a lesser rate which you will see at checkout - From $6

Upon checking out, the freight charged is applied based on your location.  If you are rural please select the rural option as rural delivery is an additional $7 Please note the courier will not release your order for delivery if the incorrect option has been selected and we will email you re settlement of the outstanding amount.  

  • All of our orders are dispatched using Aramex (formerly Fastways) fully tracked service   
  • Our freight is calculated by weight and volume.  For plant orders, you may wish to order the maximum number of plants that will fit in a box to make freight more cost-effective or perhaps share an order with a friend
  • Plant orders will only be dispatched on Monday's and Tuesday's this will ensure that your order is not held in a depot over the weekend
  • All parcels are set at "Authority to leave" which means if you're not home at the time of delivery the courier will leave your parcel in a safe place on your property
  • Most Aramex deliveries are a two-day service with the exception of rural delivery which may add up to two days.
  • If you are wanting more than twelve plants, get in contact with us for a quote for freight
  • Corten steel garden stakes are considered over size for rural delivery so these can be sent but you will need to collect these from your local depot 

All rates detailed are for parcels up to 15kgs

Please note that on occasion Aramex may deem an area to be rural where other companies may not, this unfortunately is outside of our control as Aramex are the preferred courier for live plants, as other couriers will not transport them. Where this occurs we will need to get in touch to get you to deposit the additional rural fee


Please get in contact with us here or email us at hello@puririlane.co.nz

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