Achillea 'Moonshine,' commonly known as Moonshine Yarrow, is a hardy perennial herbaceous plant that thrives in the Irish climate. It is highly valued by gardeners in Ireland for its vibrant, yellow flower clusters and its ability to adapt to various growing conditions.
Height/Spread: Achillea 'Moonshine' typically grows to a height of 1-2 feet (30-60 centimeters) with a spread of 1-2 feet as well. Its compact and upright growth habit makes it suitable for gardens of all sizes in the Irish climate.
Position: This yarrow variety flourishes in full sun, making it an excellent choice for sunny spots in Irish gardens. It can tolerate a range of conditions, including coastal areas and exposed sites, making it versatile for various garden positions.
Soil: Achillea 'Moonshine' prefers well-draining soil and is adaptable to different soil types, including sandy, loamy, or clay soils. It can tolerate slightly alkaline to slightly acidic soil conditions, adding to its versatility in Irish gardens.
Flowering Season: Moonshine Yarrow produces an abundance of bright, yellow flower clusters from late spring through summer, attracting pollinators and providing a cheerful display of color. The flowers maintain their vibrant hue even under hot and dry conditions, making it suitable for the Irish climate.
Uses: Achillea 'Moonshine' has several uses in Irish gardens. It is often utilized as a border plant, providing a burst of color and attracting beneficial insects. It is also suitable for rock gardens, cottage gardens, or naturalistic planting schemes. Moonshine Yarrow's long-lasting flowers make it a valuable addition to cut flower arrangements, and its drought tolerance is beneficial in low-maintenance landscapes.
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