Achillea loves full sun and will grow 2-3' tall and bloom early to mid summer. Many varieties are available and range in colors from shades of pinks, purples, yellows and, red/ orange hues. Foliage is fragrant and depending on variety may be silver or green. Wonderful dried flowers and somewhat rabbit and deer resistant. It is one of the easiest perennials to grow and great for beginners.
'Sassy Summer Lemon' - Slightly taller variety getting 28-32" tall and 36" wide with sturdy yellow blooms and green foliage.
'Sassy Summer Sangria' - One of the tallest varieties getting just about 3' with dark red flowers with a white eye above silvery foliage.
'Sassy Summer Silver' - 26-30" tall featuring bright yellow flowers and silver foliage.
'Sassy Summer Taffy' - Dark salmon pink flowers that lighten to a peachy pink as they age.
‘Firefly Diamond’ is a Proven Winner that boasts about the white flowers that remain attractive as it ages. The flowers begin in early summer and contrast well with its lush, dark green foliage. An upright habit of 24-28” makes this a nice choice for any garden
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