Achillea ptarmica the pearl groupAchillea ptarmica the pearl group

Achillea ptarmica ‘The Pearl Group’

‘The Pearl’ is a vigorous perennial forming a spreading clump, with narrow dark green leaves and pure white, double flower-heads. Requires a more moist soil than most other achilleas but not waterlogged, does best in partial shade. Makes an excellent cut flower too.

£5.70

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Genus

Achillea

Height

50cm-1m

Colour

White/cream

Aspect

Full sun

Season of interest

Summer

Soil type

Chalk/lime, Free draining/sand, Improved clay, Loam

Pollinator

Yes

Planting style

Cottage, Naturalistic

Achillea


Flat heads comprising of many tiny flowers in a wonderful array of colours. Flowers from late June with a good second flush if deadheaded once they have faded. Grow in full sun and in soils with good drainage. Longevity can be encouraged by regular division. Protect from slugs in the spring.