Tanacetum niveum 'Jackpot'

Tanacetum niveum ‘Jackpot’

Silver tansy

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Tanacetum niveum 'Jackpot'
  • Common name: Silver tansy
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Plant Type: Perennial
Flower colour:

White

Foliage colour:

Green

Tanacetum niveum ‘Jackpot’ forms a mound of silvery-grey foliage, and bears small white, yellow-eyed daisies for several months. It works well with a variety of other plants in the border, including campions, agastache and Lychnis coronaria.

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While perennial, Tanacetum niveum plants are short-lived, although they do tend to self-seed generously. Flowers are attractive to pollinators, including butterflies and hoverflies.

How to grow Tanacetum 'Jackpot'

  • Plant size

    40cm height

    30cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, west facing

  • Position in border

    Front, middle

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sow
Sow

Do not Sow in January

Do not Sow in February

Do Sow in March

Do Sow in April

Do not Sow in May

Do not Sow in June

Do not Sow in July

Do not Sow in August

Do not Sow in September

Do not Sow in October

Do not Sow in November

Do not Sow in December

Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do not Plant in March

Do not Plant in April

Do Plant in May

Do Plant in June

Do not Plant in July

Do not Plant in August

Do not Plant in September

Do not Plant in October

Do not Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Tanacetum 'Jackpot' and wildlife

Tanacetum 'Jackpot' is known for attracting butterflies​/​moths and other pollinators. It has nectar/pollen rich flowers.

Does not attract Bees

Does not attract Beneficial insects

Does not attract Birds

Attractive to Butterflies​/​Moths

Attractive to Other pollinators

Is Tanacetum 'Jackpot' poisonous?

Tanacetum 'Jackpot' can be toxic.

Toxic to:

Toxic to Cats

Toxic to Dogs

Toxic to Horses

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People

Plants that go well with Tanacetum 'Jackpot'

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Meadow cranesbill