Holiday Bulbs

Achillea Moonshine

Yarrow, Sneezewort

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 2' (Plant 16" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 3-10   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Acidic, Clay
Flower / Accent: Yellow / Yellow
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Best blue-gray foliage frosted with silver highlights. This classical selection produces dense sulfur-yellow flower heads. "Moonshine" is still one of the most popular garden varieties today. Combines well with other garden selections especially when used in sharp contrast with Cranesbill Geranium. This hybrid does not spread.

Features to Note:

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

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.

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.

$10.95 ea.
(3+) $10.50 ea.
Spring 2015
Plant Code: ACMO