Commonly called Golden Buttons or tansy, an erect perennial with aromatic, fern-like foliage growing 1-3’ tall. It was brought to the U.S. in colonial times for medicinal and horticultural purposes though today used in cottage gardens and to naturalize. Easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Appreciates some afternoon shade in hot summer climates. Prefers moist, humus soils where it can rapidly spread by rhizomes though tolerates a wide variety of soils including poor, dry ones. Deer resistant.