Plant Care Achillea Ptarmica

Achillea Ptarmica

Also known as

Sneezewort Yarrow, Sneezewort Yarrow, Sneezewort, Sneezeweed, Bastard pellitory, European pellitory, Fair-maid-of-france, Goose tongue, Wild pellitory and White tansy


Achillea ptarmica

How to care for Achillea Ptarmica


How often to water your Achillea Ptarmica

Water needs for Achillea Ptarmica
0.5 cups
every 9

Achillea Ptarmica needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Achillea Ptarmica

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Sneezewort Yarrow in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Achillea Ptarmica: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Achillea Ptarmica love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Achillea Ptarmica does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Achillea Ptarmica in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Achillea Ptarmica

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Achillea Ptarmica: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Achillea Ptarmica after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Difficulty Level

Achillea Ptarmica is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Achillea Ptarmica

Achillea Ptarmica

Achillea Ptarmica

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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