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botanical name:
Achillea 'Walther Funcke'
Achillea 'Walther Funcke' © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Yarrow
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.60m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: red
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:
Soft feathery foliage of greyish-green leaves and flat heads of orange-red flowers, opening from buff-yellow buds. The flowers fade attractively to creamy yellow 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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