Achillea The Beacon = 'Fanal'
Yarrow - 2 litres
Achillea The Beacon = 'Fanal' is a popular variety with feathery greyish-green foliage and flat heads of bright red flowers with yellow centres over several weeks in summer. Deadhead as the flowers fade to prolong flowering. Looks good with yellow Geums and Coreopsis and blue or purple Salvias. Good as cut flowers and for drying. Attractive to bees and butterflies. Grows 75cm by 60cm.
Thrives in well-drained soil which doesn't get too dry in summer, in sun. Remove faded flowerheads to prolong flowering.
British nursery grown.
Bee and butterfly friendly.
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Foliage colour||Green, Silver/Grey|
|Plant type||Herbaceous Perennials|
|Season of interest||Summer|
|Time to maturity||1 - 2 years|
|Ultimate height||0.6m - 1m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|