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botanical name:
Achillea 'Forncett Candy'
Achillea 'Forncett Candy' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Yarrow
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen
height: 0.85m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 3 to 8
description:
Clump forming evergreen with rosettes of ferny, pinnatifid, grey-green leaves. Freely branching stems carry corymbs of pale pink flowerheads, fading to almost white as they age.

cultivation:
Well drained soil in full sun. Cut back to ground level in autumn.

propagation:
By division of clumps in early spring.

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