Disney Information Station Logo

Go Back   The DIS Discussion Forums - DISboards.com > Just for Fun > The Creative Community > Flower & Garden Forum
Find Hotel Specials & DIScounts
facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates
Register Chat FAQ Tickers Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 04-11-2002, 08:13 AM   #1

DIS Veteran
A perennial favorite
My children call me "Mud Duck"
Mamu's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2000
Location: Mass
Posts: 7,462

Smile Perennial-Achillea

Also called Yarrow-This superb perennial is unbeatable for their brilliant flower. They are very easy to grow, they bloom for 3-4 months. Add color when lots of perennials have faded. The usual color is yellow, but they also come in different shades of pinks, reds and whites. There are many hybrid on the market and their colors are beautiful. These plants are called the "Queen of the Summer Garden"

They should be planted in the spring in healthy well drained soil. They are very hardy and look great when planted with other perennials. They multiply very rapidly.

They range it height from 12" to 50".
Their flower resembles Queen Anne's Lace.
They like sun but you can grow them in partial shade. The flowers will not be as brilliant.

Looking for something to bring life to your summer gardens, try Yarrow.

A Pink Yarrow
MAMU A tradition passed down is an invisible thread that connects generations
Jedi Mike returning for SWW http://family.go.com/disneyjr-contes...er-mike-59596/

Last edited by Mamu; 04-26-2002 at 03:28 AM.
Mamu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-11-2002, 09:19 AM   #2
"Has a heart bigger then all of Cuba" :)
glo's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 1999
Posts: 21,572

Hey thanks Mamu...I am looking for things that I can not kill. This sounds like one, I will keep my eyes open for it.
Swan and Dolphin FAQ

(me) (DH) (DD23) (DD17) (DD17)
glo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-11-2002, 12:15 PM   #3
DIS Veteran
We have all had a good laugh at my tan in a bottle
Proud mom of a US Marine!
Tiggerkeeper's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: Finally back home in Atlanta
Posts: 1,683

These are great plants! I have yellow and bright pink in my butterfly bed. They need pratically no attention...just water during drought! We almost lost our whole bed last year during the mid-summer to drought.
Tiggerkeeper is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:29 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Copyright © 1997-2014, Werner Technologies, LLC. All Rights Reserved.