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Achillea ptarmica Ballerina

Yarrow, Sneezewort

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 12" (Plant 14" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 3-9   [?]
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Clay
Flower / Accent: White / White
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
An exact miniature of Angel's Breath at only 12". Pleasing when used together. A prolific flowering carefree plant. Sprays of pure double-white flowers in late spring are produced over a long period. Finely toothed foliage is dark green. Flowers of Achillea Ballerina resemble Gypsophila. Yarrows are a classic choice for the sunny garden.

Features to Note:

  • Good for Dried Flowers
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Winter Interest
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • Web Only

Achillea General Information:

Achillea are perfect for that hard-to-grow spot in your garden. Tolerant of drought, wind and heat; these selections grow well in almost any soil type. They do spread, so give them room to fill in. Long blooming carefree plant.

Achillea Plant Care:

Remove spent blossoms to promote continuous flowering. Plants can be cleaned up spring or fall. Leave any fresh fall foliage to overwinter. Likes a well drained soil. Divide in spring or fall every 4-5 years.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: ACBA