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What you need to know as a florist about the Achillea

  • Colourful splendour
    The most common colours of the Achillea are white, yellow and various shades of pink.
  • Stylish applications
    The appearance of the Achillea is unique and striking. This species consists of many small petals densely packed together to form a cluster.
  • Symbolic meaning
    Achillea is a symbol of healing because of its medicinal properties and applications in herbal medicine.

All about the Achillea

The Achillea is known for its medicinal properties and is named after Achilles, a figure from Greek mythology. He used the plant in war to heal wounds. In Dutch, we also know this plant as Duizendblad.

The many (thousand) leaves of the Achillea come in different colours, including yellow, red, pink and white. This makes the Achillea a flower suitable for many types of bouquets and arrangements. Moreover, this flower attracts bees and butterflies, making it a good addition to a biodiverse garden.

You can also find the Achillea in verges, on dike slopes or in grassland. A versatile flower, it is easy to maintain. The flower blooms from early summer to late autumn.

Sales inspiration for the florist

The Achillea is a beautiful flower often used in a Christmas bouquet or bridal bouquet. You can find more inspiration here.

Sales advice for the florist

In-store sales advice for Achillea

There are several techniques you can apply to the Achillea. Think of making arrangements, a bouquet, a mono-bouquet or drying.





When choosing the right bouquet, it is important to consider the meaning of the Achillea. Ideal for special occasions. Read the meaning of the flower under 'Product information'.

Give care tips

Give advice on caring for Achillea, so the customer knows how to keep the flowers fresh for as long as possible. Read the care tips under 'Care' for the best advice.

Inspiring stories from growers, florists and experts

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