Summer™ Pastels Yarrow Seed

Product ID:4446.114446

Quick Facts

Latin Name

Achillea millefolium

Days To Maturity

Days To Maturity

Average number of days from seeding date to harvest, within a specific crop group. If a transplanted crop: average number of days from transplant date. Not sure if crop is direct-seeded or transplanted? Check the Growing Information box for details. If crop can be both direct-seeded or transplanted, days to maturity refers to direct seeding. Days to maturity for all flowers and herbs is calculated from seeding date.

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120 - 130 Days

Life Cycle

Life Cycle

Plants can be Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grow year after year), Tender Perennials (grow year after year in warmer climates; and in some cases when given special protection in colder climates), or Biennials (require two years to mature).

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Perennial

Hybrid Status

Hybrid Status

Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits.
Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.

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Open Pollinated

Product Features

Product Features

Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets
Variety good for fresh cut-flower displays.
Ideal for Drying and Crafts Ideal for Drying and Crafts
Variety is excellent for creating dried flowers.
Attracts Beneficial Insects Attracts Beneficial Insects
Variety attracts and supports pollinators and/or insects that prey on garden pests.
AAS (All-America Selections) Winners AAS (All-America Selections) Winners
All-America Selections is an independent, non-profit organization that tests new, never-before-sold crop varieties, and then introduces only the best garden performers as AAS Winners.
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Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Ideal for Drying and Crafts Attracts Beneficial Insects AAS (All-America Selections) Winners

Summer™ Pastels Yarrow Seed

Product ID:4446.114446

Long-lasting perennial.

Shades of sunny pastel blooms make excellent cut flowers and reliable perennial garden plants with decorative, fern-like foliage. As cut flowers, the 2–4", flat-topped flower heads on 24" stems add bulk, durability, and beauty to bouquets. Long vase life. Summer Pastels F2 population. Flowers first year from seed. Low maintenance. Tolerates drought once established. Perennial in Zones 2–9. AAS winner.

• Attracts and supports beneficial insects such as damsel bugs, lacewings, lady beetles, and parasitic wasps.

Ht. 28–30". Avg. 226,800 seeds/oz. Packet: 100 seeds.

Quick Facts

Latin Name

Achillea millefolium

Days To Maturity

Days To Maturity

Average number of days from seeding date to harvest, within a specific crop group. If a transplanted crop: average number of days from transplant date. Not sure if crop is direct-seeded or transplanted? Check the Growing Information box for details. If crop can be both direct-seeded or transplanted, days to maturity refers to direct seeding. Days to maturity for all flowers and herbs is calculated from seeding date.

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120 - 130 Days

Life Cycle

Life Cycle

Plants can be Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grow year after year), Tender Perennials (grow year after year in warmer climates; and in some cases when given special protection in colder climates), or Biennials (require two years to mature).

Close

Perennial

Hybrid Status

Hybrid Status

Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits.
Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.

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Open Pollinated

Product Features

Product Features

Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets
Variety good for fresh cut-flower displays.
Ideal for Drying and Crafts Ideal for Drying and Crafts
Variety is excellent for creating dried flowers.
Attracts Beneficial Insects Attracts Beneficial Insects
Variety attracts and supports pollinators and/or insects that prey on garden pests.
AAS (All-America Selections) Winners AAS (All-America Selections) Winners
All-America Selections is an independent, non-profit organization that tests new, never-before-sold crop varieties, and then introduces only the best garden performers as AAS Winners.
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Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Ideal for Drying and Crafts Attracts Beneficial Insects AAS (All-America Selections) Winners

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DAYS TO GERMINATION: 10-14 days at 65-72°F (18-22°C)

SOWING: Transplant (recommended) - Sow into 72-cell flats, or preferred seedling container, 8-10 weeks before planting out. Light is required for germination. Cover seeds with a thin layer of vermiculite to retain moisture and hold seeds in place. Light is required for germination. Bottom water or mist lightly to avoid covering seed. 3-5 weeks at 55-65°F/13-18°C in full light are ideal conditions for seedling development. Harden off seedlings and transplant outdoors. Direct seed - Late spring, after last frost, early summer or fall.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun. Tolerant of part shade in garden beds.

PLANT HEIGHT: 28-30". May require support.

PLANT SPACING: 12-24".

HARDINESS ZONES: Zones 2-9.

VASE LIFE: 7-12 days.

HARVEST: When pollen is visible on the flowers. Hang to dry.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Any well-drained soil.

USES: Fresh or dried cut flower. Permanent beds and mass plantings.

NOTE: Divide every 3-4 years to maintain vigor.

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Achillea spp.

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