Achillea millefolium 'Red Velvet'
RED VELVET YARROW
Asteraceae

 
Print friendly version of this plant Print   |   View think list View think list
 
Plant type: semi-deciduous rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 3-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind, heavy frost
0.8m
Plant habit
 
0.6m

Add to your plants think list Add to think list  
Add to my profile Add to my profile

Flowers: red-crimson

Flowering Time: late spring to early autumn

Leaves: aromatic; grey-green
 
Previous plant Next plant

New Search

Tell our Plant Selector what you want & like and we'll search thousands of plant profiles for compatible matches

Plant of the Day

White Straw Flower

Plant type: annual
H: 0.6m W: 0.15m
Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Find out more
trees

Fast Facts

trees
As a large and long-term investment, trees need special planning and preparation from the start so their roots, branches and shade will be in the right place.

Palmetto

Palmetto Soft Leaf Buffalo is ideally suited as a lawn in many applications.



More products

Get the Plant Selector's full features plus news, forums & competitions. Sign up, it's free.
Click here for more

Achillea millefolium 'Red Velvet'
RED VELVET YARROW
Asteraceae

 

  Plant type: semi-deciduous rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 3-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind, heavy frost
0.8m
Plant habit
 
0.6m

FEATURES

Flowers: red-crimson

Flowering Time: late spring to early autumn

Leaves: aromatic; grey-green


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, cottage & alpine designs

Uses: informal edging, mass planting, cut flowers, border, fire retardant

Growth rate: fast

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: butterfly attracting, deer resistant



HAZARDS

Weed Potential: yes






Advert