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The Pearl Group

Achillea ptarmica The Pearl


Double and semi-double, tight, button-like, white flowers are borne above finely toothed, dark green leaves.

  • »  Quick spreading, rhizomatous perennial
  • »  Tight, button-like, double, white flowers
  • »  Lance-shaped, dark green leaves with fine-toothed margins
  • »  Excellent cut flower, fresh or dried
  • »  Bloom Time: June-July and sporadically into the fall

  • Category:Perennials
  • Hardiness Zone:3
  • Height:50-60 cm
  • Spread:50-60 cm
  • Bloom Color: White
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Soil Moisture
Average to Dry Soils
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Growth Rate
Deer Resistant
Flowering Time
Lt. Spr-Sum
Lt. Sum-Fall
Foliage Color
Green (dark)
Landscape uses
Rock garden
Rooftop (extensive)
Planting instructions
Container Plants
Additional Information about Achillea ptarmica 'The Pearl'

The name Achillea comes from Greek mythology and as legend has it, was used to treat war wounds during battle.

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Achillea ptarmica 'The Pearl'

Achillea ptarmica grows best in an average to dry, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. Cut back faded flowers to encourage a second flush of blooms for late summer and to maintain overall appearance and shape.