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Achillea x 'Moonshine'

Yellow Yarrow

One of the hardiest, least-demanding perennials for hot and dry locations, Achillea's flattish flower clusters bloom generously in many colors and provide excellent cut and dried flowers. Fire retardant and somewhat drought-tolerant once established they need full sun, but tolerate most soils with good drainage. Their gray-green leaves are aromatic. Do not over-water or over-fertilize, as plants grow weak stems that make poor dried flowers. Deadhead to encourage further bloom. Start from seed or division.
Achillea x, Yellow Yarrow
Large flower clusters are supported by deeply cut, silvery-gray foliage. Needs well-drained soils and may be short-lived in humid southern climates.

Attributes - Achillea x 'Moonshine'

Plant Type: Perennial

Bloom Season: Early Summer through Late Summer

Flower Color: Yellow

Foliage: Semi-Deciduous

Height: 1 ft. 6 in. to 2 ft.

Width: 2 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun

Climate: Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates, Hot Climates. Cut Flowers, Drought Tolerant, Long Blooming, Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Powdery Mildew, Root Rot, Rust.

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Achillea x 'Coronation Gold', Achillea x 'Galaxy Hybrids', Achillea x 'Heidi', Achillea filipendulina, Achillea millefolium, Achillea millefolium 'Apple Blossom', Achillea millefolium 'Fire King', Achillea millefolium 'Lilac Beauty', Achillea millefolium 'New White', Achillea millefolium 'Paprika', Achillea millefolium 'Summer Pastels', Achillea ptarmica, Achillea ptarmica 'The Pearl', Achillea x taygetea, Achillea tomentosa 'King Edward VIII'
 
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