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Achillea millefolium 'Apple Blossom'

APPLE BLOSSOM YARROW

Buy Apple Blossom Yarrow online. Apple Blossom Yarrow is a beautiful fast growing perennial that features the same greenish gray foliage as other A. millefolium. Perched on top of this highly fragrant foliage are soft pink to medium pink flowers that stay put all throughout the summer.
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Height:

2-3 Feet

Spread:

2-3 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

3-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Light Pink
  • Pink
Flower Type*
  • Single Blooming
  • Fragrant
Fruit Type*
  • Seedless/No Fruit
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Gray
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Gray
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
  • Silver
  • Gray
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Bees
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Average
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Well-Drained
  • Low Water Use
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Spring Flowering
  • Summer
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
  • Border Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Accent Plant
  • Rain Garden
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Achillea is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

Makes excellent dried or cut flower arrangements.