Achillea ptarmica Ballerina

Yarrow, Sneezewort

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 12-18" (Plant 14" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 3-9   Find Your Zone
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. Road salt tolerant.

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
  • Web Exclusive
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant

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:

Yarrows are low maintenance and best in full sun with well-drained soil. Remove spent blossoms to promote continuous flowering. Plants can be cleaned up in spring or fall. Leave any fresh fall foliage to overwinter. Divide in spring or fall every 4-5 years.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: ACBA