Painted Daisy, (Pyrethrum Daisy)

Chrysanthemum coccineum, Pyrethrum hybridum

Painted Daisy is a perennial plant belonging to the family Asteraceae. The plant is up to 30-70 cm high, the branch, with elongate, extensive, toothed leaves and withstands frost in winter. The flowers, depending on the variety, have white, yellow, purple or red shades. The seed is elongated, 3 mm long and 1 mm thick. No seeds are harvested in the first year.

Seed Quantity: 9 kg per acres.

Sowing: April-May.

Harvest: Aug-sep.