Large sprays of dazzling, pure white, double or semi-double blooms.
Excellent for cutting.
This is a cultivated variety of the native Achillea ptarmica, also known as Pellitory, Adder's Tongue, Old Man's Pepperbox and many other names. The peppery leaves were used to ease toothache and the ground roots were taken as "poor man's snuff".
Common name(s): Sneezewort.