Holiday Bulbs

Achillea Walter Funcke

Yarrow, Sneezewort

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 20" (Plant 14" apart)
Bloom Time: Mid-Summer to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 3-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Clay
Flower / Accent: Red / Mixed
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
A multitude of brick-red flowers age to rusty terracotta copper orange, then creamy yellow on each plant. Fragrant silver-gray foliage on this upright grower complements the showiness of Walter Funcke. This easy care selection will add interesting color contrast when paired with ornamental grasses.

Features to Note:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Winter Interest
  • Good for Dried Flowers
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • 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.
Spring 2015
Plant Code: ACWF