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botanical name:
Achillea 'Terracotta'
Achillea 'Terracotta' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Yarrow
synonyms:  Achillea millefolium 'Terracotta'
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.90m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: orange
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:
Flowerheads open brick-red, then age gradually through burnt orange to pale yellow-ochre. Finely cut grey-green foliage.

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

propagation:
By division of clumps in early spring.

other notes:
Bred by Ernst Pagels.

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