Our Sneezewort plug plants for sale are priced per individual plant. This product has a minimum quantity of 10 plug plants. For orders over 500 plug plants please contact us.
All our plants are native British wildflowers grown in Peat free compost in our sustainable nursery.
Common Name: Sneezewort
Latin Name: Achillea ptarmica
Description: The Sneezewort plant is an attractive perennial growing mostly on clay soils in meadows, roadsides, ditches and banks. It has clusters of small white daisy-like flowers on erect stems. The white flowers attract hoverflies and other insects. The plant gets its name from the crushing of its leaves which causes sneezing. It is present throughout the UK and northern Ireland, having a more patchy distribution in southern Ireland.
Flower Colour: White
Flowering Times: July to August
Plant Height: 30-60cm
Management: Sneezewort plants can tolerate a range of soil types, including nutritionally poor soils, although it prefers well-drained, damp soils. It can tolerate maritime exposure, but cannot grow in the shade.