Series: TUTTI FRUITI

Achillea 'Pink Grapefruit'

Pink Grapefruit Yarrow: Patent USPP#20741

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

Forms large, slightly mounded heads of vivid lavender pink florets. Outstanding compact, sturdy and full habit. Excellent flowering uniformity. Long blooming period, mid-June through July.


More About Achillea 'Pink Grapefruit'

  • Good for massing or borders
  • in the Asteraceae family
  • Great for cuts
  • Achillea is a natural coagulant herb carried by Greek and Roman warriors into the battlefield to treat wounds

Plants are compact and bushy, with very uniform blooming over a long season. This selection has clusters of flowers that begin dusty rose-pink, aging to a soft creamy pink. 


Height:

2-3 ft

Spread:

1-2 ft

Hardiness Zone:

3-9

Achillea 'Pink Grapefruit' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Dried Flower
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Fragrant
  • Border
  • Mass Plant
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Salt Tolerant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Does best in full sun

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Dry
  • Average

Flower Color

  • Pink
  • Appleblossom Pink
  • Lavender