Scientific Name : Achillea millefolium
Common Name : Yarrow
Hardiness Zone : 4a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -25°F (-32°C)
Blooming Season : Late Spring, Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
Characteristics : Low Maintenance, Attracts Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Winter Interest (regional), Scented Foliage, Heat Tolerant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)
Height : 20 - 22" (51 - 56cm)
Width : 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Broad flat clusters of flat-headed flowers on upright stems with aromatic, finely cut, fern-like leaves.
Idea & Tips : Grows well in full sun.
Prefers some moisture but has good drought tolerance.
Avoid soggy soils.
Plant in full sun.
Trim flowers once they have faded for repeat blooming.
- Colors as inspired as the songs they’re named for!
- Rich color selection in a garden-height Achillea.
- Color holds up well in the garden.
- Ideal for one or two-gallon Summer programs.
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
EC 1.0-1.25 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
500-1,000 ppm IBA
Low to moderate
50-75 ppm N
Not necessary, remove premature flowers.
28-35 days after sticking
Nights: 55 to 65°F (13 to 18°C) Days: 60 to 65°F (16 to 18°C)
5,000 to 8,000
Long day facultative
Allow media to dry regularly between watering.
Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 125 to 150 ppm.
Generally not required
PGRs generally not needed
Pythium and Rhizoctonia can result from overwatering.
Unrooted: 13-15 wks Rooted: 8-10 wks
Unrooted: 15-17 wks Rooted: 10-12 wks
Unrooted: 19-22 wks Rooted: 12-14 wks
June to July
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