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Achillea ptarmica 'Peter Cottontail'


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/Daisy Family)

Zone Hardiness: 3-8

Light: Full Sun, Part Sun

Height: 12-24"

Width: 2-3'

Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream

Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow

Class: Deciduous

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Summer - Fall

Soil Moisture: Average, Dry

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: No


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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