Achillea 'Desert Eve Red'
Yarrow - 2 litres
Achillea 'Desert Eve Red' is one of the new Desert Eve series, bred for compactness and drought resistance, with dark green ferny leaves and large, flat clusters of small deep crimson flowers with yellow centres, over many weeks in summer. Perfect for the front of a border with blue Salvias, lovely with grasses and in drifts in prairie-style plantings. Good as cut flowers and for drying. Attractive to bees and butterflies. Height and spread 35-50cm by 50cm.
Easy and trouble-free in well-drained soil in sun. Drought resistant once established. Cut back faded flower stems to prolong flowering.
British nursery grown.
Bee and butterfly friendly.
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Flowering time||Summer, Autumn|
|Plant type||Herbaceous Perennials|
|Season of interest||Summer, Autumn|
|Time to maturity||1 - 2 years|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|