PAINTED DAISY SEEDS
Tanacetum coccineum syn. Pyrethrum coccineum
These bushy, 2-3 foot perennials produce 2-3 inch, bright yellow-eyed daisies in late spring and early summer. When plants are cut back, they bloom again in late summer. Give full sun in the North; prefer part shade in the South. Foliage is handsome, finely divided, and vivid green. Flowers are excellent for cutting. Painted Daisies dislike climates that are both hot and humid. Winter hardy to zone 3.
ROBINSON'S RED Painted Daisy
Brilliant red flowers.
ROBINSON'S SINGLE MIX Painted Daisy
A mix of pink, red and rose flowers.
How to Plant Painted Daisy Seeds
Sow painted daisy seeds in cell packs or flats, press into soil but do not cover. They will need light to germinate. Kept at 60-70° F., germination is in 14-21 days. Can direct sow painted daisy seeds in groups of 4 seeds, spaced 18-24 inches apart. Thin to the strongest plant.