Beloved for its long blooming season and tolerance to neglect, yarrow is an outstanding plant for any garden. The large clusters of small pink/white flowers of sassy summer taffy will have your garden awash with color. Even though it is taller than other varieties on the market, nearly 3 ft., the 'Sassy Summer' series of yarrow maintain their vigor and shape. With their textured silver/green foliage this makes them great for background plantings and other applications where you might otherwise use a shrub. Yarrow's tolerance to poor soil conditions mean that this plant can succeed where others have failed.
|Bloom Color:||Red with white centers|
|Bloom Period:||Early to late summer|
|Genus & Species:||Achillea 'Sassy Summer Sangria' PP31355|
|Mature Height:||30 to 36 inches|
|Mature Spread:||36 to 42 inches|
|Plant Spacing:||18 to 36 inches|
|Planting Depth:||Plant crown even with soil line.|
|Planting Time:||Spring or fall planting|
|Soil Type:||Does well in dry well draining soil|
|Sun Exposure:||Full sun|
|Zone:||3 to 8|
General care for any tree or shrub is easy, please educate yourself and follow these simple rules.
Caring for Achillea 'Sassy Summer Taffy' - Yarrow
Yarrow is a true beginner friendly plant. It is does best in poor to average soil and is drought tolerant once established. All it really needs to thrive is well drained soil and a little neglect. As blooms slow down cut the plant down by half and this will often stimulate new growth and additional flowering.