Achillea millefolium 'Appleblossom'Item #5856 USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9
Easy-to-grow herbaceous perennial boasts showy soft pink to pale rose flowers that offer a cool look to the summer garden. Fast-growing clumps of ferny, gray-green leaves form a compact, spreading mound, perfect for massed plantings. Flowers may be cut and dried for bouquets.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:ak-ih-LEE-a mill-ee-FOH-lee-umPlant type:PerennialDeciduous/evergreen:HerbaceousGrowth habit:CompactGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Fast grower to 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.Foliage color:Gray-greenBlooms:Soft lilac-pink to pale rose flowers summer to fall.Flower color:Pink
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.Light Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional watering.