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Achillea ‘Moonshine’

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2 litres
£4.50

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Plant Finder: about Achillea ‘Moonshine’

Common names

Yarrow

Description

Achillea ‘Moonshine’ (Yarrow). Clump-forming perennial with evergreen, linear to lance-shaped, pinnatifid, grey-green leaves. Light yellow flower heads with slightly darker disc florets are borne from early summer to early autumn in corymbs about 15cm across.

Cultivation

They are fully hardy and will tolerate most soils but grow well in a sunny, well drained soil. The taller species and cultivars will need staking. Tall species and cultivars need staking.

Interest and use

Borders and rock gardens. Flower heads may be dried for winter decoration. Suitable for coastal conditions.

Used in traditional medicine to staunch bleeding and to raise temperature to increase sweating. Yarrow's use as a medicine may stretch back to 60,000 BC, based on the evidence of plants found in a Neanderthal burial site.

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  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained
  • Soil pH6.0 to 8.0
  • WaterDry

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