ACHILLEA tomentosa 'Golden Fleece'(TM)

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ACHILLEA tomentosa 'Golden Fleece'(TM)

Select Item No. AA058


1 Portion contains 20-250 seeds depending on value and size.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Asteraceae
Origin: Selection. Southwestern Europe: dry grasslands, alpine-steppe.
Distinction: Fleuroselect Award Winner.
Special Features: ACHILLEA tomentosa 'Golden Fleece' (TM) flowers very rich with golden yellow umbels. Sensitive to winter leaving sites. The carpet-Garbe is easy to grow, suitable for pot culture and needs hardly any maintenance.
Historical: Introduced by JELITTO PERENNIAL SEEDS in 2014.
Basic Colour: (yellow / gold)
Flower Colour: golden
Natural Flowering Period: June - July
Flowering: First year flowering
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z3 - Z8
Foliage: pinnatisect, fern like, lanceolate, silver-grey, tomentose
Growth Habit: mat-forming / compact / wintergreen
Height with Flowers: 15 cm
Spacing between Plants: 25 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained / average / poor, lean / warm / undemanding
Characteristics: ornamental foliage plant / groundcover
Usage: for the rock garden / flowering pot plant
Portion weight: 0.02 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.2 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
0.25 Gram
Plug tray recommended size(s): 128
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Best Sowing Date
(northern Hemisphere, Field condition):
late winter - early autumn
Sowing Time Hint: Best sowing in Februar or March for first year flowering.
Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2")
Fertilizer: Light (100-150 ppm)
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