Achillea millefolium 'Sassy Summer'


Photo courtesy of Ball seed

  • Taller, more substantial presence in the garden
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

One of the easiest perennials to grow,  Does best in full sun and well drained soil.  Once initial flowers have gone by, cut plant by half to stimulate new flower heads.  Very drought tolerant once established.

Height: 24-32 in
Spread: 36-42 in
Spacing: 36-42 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Red, Yellow
Zone: 3-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $35~#1

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Dried Flower/ Foliage
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Heat Tolerant

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall
  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Pollinators

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil