A compact achillea (Egyptian Yarrow) with a very upright habit, Achillea 'Taygetea' flowers in the summer from late June to early August with umbels the colour of fresh butter. Aromatic grey-green foliage.
Landscaping tip: in the garden, cream colours go well with cold shades of blue, mauve and violet. These associations are often very elegant.
Use: edge of a mixed border, informal gardens, meadow gardens.
Cultivation: in the sun in ordinary, well-drained soil. Acidic, neutral or alkaline soil. Easy to grow. Hardy.
Synonym: Achillea aegyptiaca var. taygetea
- 12 cm pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 7-10
- Height: 30 to 50cm
- Plant spacing: 50 cm
- Flower colour: cream
- Flowering period: summer flowers
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