Achillea ptarmica 'Peter Cottontail' is a unique yarrow with white, button-like flowers held in low, cloud-like mounds.
Achillea ptarmica is a unique yarrow from Europe and Asia with button-like flowers. 'Peter Cottontail' has an air of sophistication with large ivory white flowers that are held on long stems above a low mound of finely textured green foliage. Very easy to grow in full sun and well-drained soil. Beautiful accent in the garden and containers and as cut flowers.
Common Name: Sneezewort
Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-8
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry
Benefits: Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Meadows, pastures, lawns, and other open places on all but the poorest soils.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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