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Achillea Song Siren™ Angie

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 : Attracts Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Winter Interest (regional), Scented Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance
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.
Profuse bloomers.
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.
Grower Information
  • 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
  • Propagation Guide

    • Media EC/pH:
      EC 1.0-1.25 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
      Soil Temperature:
      70-72°F (21-22°C)
      Rooting Hormone:
      500-1,000 ppm IBA
      Low to moderate
      50-75 ppm N
      Not necessary, remove premature flowers.
      28-35 days after sticking
      Do not over-mist.
  • Finishing Guide

    • Media pH:
      Nights: 55 to 65°F (13 to 18°C) Days: 60 to 65°F (16 to 18°C)
      Light Level (fc):
      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.
      Pinch After Transplant:
      Generally not required
      Plant Growth Regulators:
      PGRs generally not needed
      Pests and Fungal Diseases:
      Pythium and Rhizoctonia can result from overwatering.
  • Crop Scheduling

    • 1–qt. (10–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      Unrooted: 13-15 wks Rooted: 8-10 wks
      1–gal. (15–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      Unrooted: 15-17 wks Rooted: 10-12 wks
      2 to 3–gal. (25 to 30–cm) pot, 3 plants per pot:
      Unrooted: 19-22 wks Rooted: 12-14 wks
      Bloom Months:
      June to July

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