Achillea lewisii King Edward New Item

Yarrow,Sneezewort

Type: Perennials,Groundcovers
Height: Short 6" (Plant 10" apart)
Bloom Time: Summer to Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 3-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Clay
Flower / Accent: Yellow / Yellow
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
A low carpet-forming species of Yarrow that creates a woolly green mass only an inch or two high. Many spectacular soft 6" yellow flowers are produced in early to mid summer. Achillea King Edward is a very satisfactory smaller plant that can also be a useful selection to grow between stepping stones and in rock gardens.

Features to Note:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • OK in Containers
  • Winter Interest
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Groundcovers
  • Deer Resistant
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • New Item 2014

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. Excellent fresh cut flowers or dried. Flowers from summer to early fall and blooms are irresistible to butterflies. They do spread, so give them room to fill in.

Achillea Plant Care:

Little care needed. 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.
Fall 2014
Plant Code: ACKE