Achillea – New Vintage™ Violet – Yarrow – Achillea millefolium

Garden Height
12 - 14
Spacing
12 - 14
Spread
10 - 12
Habit
Upright
Container Role
Thriller
Flower Size
Short
Flower Colors
Purple
Light Code
Y
Light Level
Sun
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Features:

  • Continuous Re-Bloom
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Fragrant Flower
  • Fragrant Foliage
  • Salt Tolerant

Attracts: Butterflies

Maintenance Notes:

Easy to grow in any soil as long as you provide sun and good drainage. Avoid planting in rich soil, as flowers tend to flop. Cut back flowers by half after flowers have faded to promote a second bloom.

Needs Good Drainage

Maintenance Category: Easy

Water Category: Average

Bloom Time: Summer

Hardiness Zones: 8b

Flower Form: Mass Planting

pH: B - pH 5.8 - 6.2

EC (2:1 Extraction Method): 0.6

Fertilization: 100 - 150

Light Requirements: High

Water Requirements: Dry to Moderate

Rooting Out Temperature: 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Growing On Temperature: 55 - 65° Fahrenheit

Holding Temperature: 40 - 50° Fahrenheit

Planting and Timing Information:

Early Spring through Fall Finish. Standard PPP.

Finishing Times [weeks]:

4-5" and Quart Pot: 6-8
6" and Gallon Pot: 8-10
7-9" Pot: 8-10
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot: 10-12

Pinching and Growth Regulators:

Pinch 1-2 times: soft pinch at liner planting & again 4 weeks later to maintain even growth.

Pest and Disease Management:

General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.

Grower Tips:

Do not over fertilize.

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