Sneezewort, Sneezeweed Achillea ptarmica

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Achillea ptarmica

Family:

Asteraceae

Genus:

Achillea

Species:

ptarmica

Common Name:

Sneezewort, Sneezeweed

Seeds Per Pound:
2,072,000
Quantity:
0.31 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
226
Germination:
50%
Germination Test Type:
estimate
Purity:
99%
Height:
2-3 feet
Collection Locale:
Holland
Crop Year:
2018
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
3
In Stock: 0.31 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
4.95
1 g
15.95
10 g
39.50
1 oz
69.95
Growing Info:
Scarification: none required.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: requires light for germination, surface sow and keep moist.
In a Nutshell:
* So called because the roots were once ground for snuff. more...
* The leaves are used as an insect repellent.
* The plant can tolerate maritime exposure. more...
* Leaves can be eaten raw or cooked.
* A. ptarmica yields an essential oil that is used in herbal medicine. more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov