Appleblossom Yarrow

Achillea millefolium 'Appleblossom'

SKU
05856
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.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationa-KIL-lee-uh mill-ee-FOH-lee-um
Average Size at MaturityFast grower to 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSoft lilac-pink to pale rose flowers summer to fall.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseMass Planting, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Clump Forming, Easy Care, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Follow 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.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9

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