Sneezewort Seed Packet 0.5g (Achillea ptarmica)(Approx 2000 seeds)

Achillea ptarmica P Greyish leaves. Creamy white flower heads, rather yarrow like but larger. Likes Damp and full sun, also drought tolerant.. Height 30-60 cm Flowers July – August.

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Description

Sneezewort is also known as sneezeweed, bastard pellitory, European pellitory, fair-maid-of-France, goose tongue, sneezewort yarrow, wild pellitory, or white tansy it has loose clusters of showy white, flower heads that bloom from June to August.  Leaves can be eaten raw or cooked. sneezwort will also yield an essential oil that is used in herbal medicine. The leaves are used as an insect repellent. Can be poisonous to live stock. It is a hardy, drought-tolerant plant that prefers full sun and moist but well-drained soil.