Wednesday, 6 July 2016

The Painted Daisy: The bug blaster


Painted daisy perennials, Tanacetum coccineum or Pyrethrum roseum, repel many bad bugs and browsing animals that are prone to munching on your valuable plants.

Repellant properties are so beneficial that petals of the white variety are dried and used in the organic insecticide Pyrethrum.

Read more at Gardening Know How: Pests And The Painted Daisy Plant: Painted Daisy Growing Tips And Care http://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/painted-daisy/painted-daisy-plants.htm