Yarrow (Achillea ptarmica 'The Pearl Superior') in the Yarrows Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Leaves: Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Medicinal Herb
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Will Naturalize
Dynamic Accumulator: P (Phosphorus)
K (Potassium)
Fe (Iron)
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Sow in situ
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Other: Underground rhizomes
Pollinators: Self
Flies
Bees
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

 3:38 pm.  Tiny, but puffed up and full of petals.

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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2017-07-13 3:38 pm.  Tiny, but puffed up and full of petals.
By HemNorth
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Location: Vaughan, ON, Canada (Zone 5b)Date: 2009-07-22
By Anne
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