West Highland Flora

Feverfew


Tanacetum parthenium

 

Tanacetum parthenium

Photo Carl Farmer
(26 Jul 2004 Strathpeffer)

Occasional weed of gardens and walls.  Introduced, a former medicinal herb.

Flowerhead diameter c 13-22 mm

ID: Flowers like large daisies, leaves divided to the midrib but segments not linear or dark green as in Mayweeds.

Other features: Strongly scented

 

Tanacetum parthenium

Photo Carl Farmer
(13 Sep 2003 Musselburgh)


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