Achillea Oertel's Rose

Yarrow, Sneezewort

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 28" (Plant 14" apart)
Bloom Time: Summer to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 3-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Clay
Flower / Accent: Pink / Rose
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
A strong grower with vibrant pink heads that mature to rose-pink, then slowly fade to pastel. Deep green ferny foliage. 'Oertel's Rose' is a favored yarrow that looks spectacular when paired with yellow daylilies.

Features to Note:

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

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.

$8.95 ea.
(3+) $8.50 ea.
Fall 2014
Plant Code: ACOR