Achillea millefolium 'Island Pink'

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'Botanical Name: Achillea millefolium 'Island Pink
Common Name: Yarrow selection

Fuzzy, feathery fern-like leaves. Flat topped cluster of flowers rise to 2 feet. Good cut flower in a meadow planting. A lawn substitute that can handle foot traffic and can be mowed as desired.


Plant Family: Asteraceae

Plant Type: Perennial

Height by Width: 6 in. - 2' H x 2' W

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading by rhizomes

Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen

Growth Rate: Fast

Sun Exposure: Full sun to high shade

Soil Preference: Adaptable

Water Requiremenets: Moderate to regular

Cold Hardy to: 10,500'

Flower Season: Spring/Summer

Flower Color: Pink

Endangered? Not listed

Distribution: Garden selection

Natural Habitat: Adapted to many habitats

Hummingbirds: FALSE
Birds: TRUE
Under Oaks: TRUE
Butterflies: TRUE
Clay: TRUE
Aromatic: FALSE
Slope/Erosion: TRUE
Container: TRUE



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