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botanical name:
Achillea millefolium 'Cerise Queen'
Achillea millefolium 'Cerise Queen' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Yarrow, Milfoil
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.75m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: red
main season: Summer
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -39°C
USDA zone: 3 to 8
description:
Vigorous variety of yarrow with cherry red flowers in June and July. Spreads by underground runners.

cultivation:
Any 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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