Achillea 'Red Velvet'

Yarrow, Milfoil

Family: Asteraceae Aster

Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 3B - 8B
Exposure Full sun
Bloom color Red
Bloom time Early Summer to Late Summer
Water needs Dry
Landscape uses Border, container, massing, seashore
Height 24" to 30" / 60cm to 75cm
Spread 18" to 24" / 45cm to 60cm
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Deciduous, broadleaf
Bloom attributes Attracts butterflies, suitable for cut flowers, suitable for dried flowers
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Acidic, neutral
Soil type Sandy, loamy
Form Upright or erect
Attributes and features Attracts birds, attractive foilage, fragrant foliage, invasive, naturalizing