Terra Cotta Yarrow

Terra Cotta Yarrow

Achillea millefolium 'Terracotta'

$15.00

This easy to maintain and fast-growing perennial forms a mat of fragrant, gray-green, fern-like foliage. Small flat terminal flower heads with salmon pink flowers (later fading to rusty terracotta orange and creamy yellow) rise above the foliage on stems, 2-3ft tall

TYPE Perennial SUN Full Sun
HEIGHT 3 ft SOIL Well Drained
SPREAD 2 ft FLOWER Early Summer, Yellow
ZONE 3 FRUIT Edible foliage, No fruit
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Latin Name: Achillea millefolium 'Terracotta'
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Growth Rate:

Fast growth rate

Foliage:

Fragrant, green, fern-like foliage

Birds/Bees/Hummingbirds:

Attracts hummingbirds, butterflies and birds

Deer/Rabbit:

Deer and rabbit resistant

Applications:

Used as a border plant or in a massed planting

Xeriscape:

Xeriscape

Notes:

Common Concerns: May be damaged by strong winds and rains. Stems may flop over if soil too wet.

Cut/Dried Flower:

Beautiful use as a cut or dried flower

Containers:

Great for planting in containers

Ornamental Features:

Blooms in summer; Aromatic

Sun:

Plant in a full sun location

Drainage:

Requires poor, dry conditions

Drought Tolerance:

Considered to be drought tolerant

Maintenance:

Low maintenance

Pruning:

Remove faded flowers regulary to promote continued blooming; Trim back hard after first flush of bloom to maintain compact habit (tends to spread)

Clump Division:

Easily divided in fall or early spring

Edible/Medicinal Uses:

Yarrow is considered an herb, and the above-ground parts may be used medicinally for fever, common cold, gastrointestinal discomfort and various other ailments.

Disclaimer:

DISCLAIMER: The information presented here regarding edible/herbal/medicinal uses is for informational purposes only. Always consult a physician or other qualified health professional prior to ingesting any plant not sold expressly for its edibility

Additional information

Pot Size

#1 Pot