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Achillea millifolium 'Red Velvet'
common name: Yarrow, Milfoil
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -39°C
USDA zone: 3 to 8
Ferny grey-green foliage and flattened heads of dark rosy-red flowers from June to Sept. One of the best red flowered forms that keeps its colour well.
Any well drained soil in full sun. Cut back to ground level in autumn.
By division of clumps in early spring.
Raised in Holland.