Achillea Millefolium Pink
Achillea millefolium or Yarrow is a very strong, colourful herbaceous perennial plant producing masses of pink dazzling flower heads irresistible to butterflies and bees; it spreads slowly into large clumps.
It is very easy to grow and drought tolerant once established. The flowers are excellent for in both fresh and dried flower arrangements.
Details Achillea millefolium Pink
- Attracts Butterflies
- Blooms: June – September
- Flower colour: pink
- Full grown: 2 Years
- Full grown height: 40 – 60 cm
- Full grown width: 25 – 50 cm
- Plant location: sunny
- Plant depth: 10 cm
- Plant spacing: 30 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Well drained
How to take care of Millefolium Pink
Due to the height of Millefolium Pink they’re suitable for the back of borders. Millefolium Pink are easy to grow plants with no special requirements. Plant Millefolium Pink in a well-drained soil in a sunny location, space them according to the instruction on the bag because they can become invasive.
Stake the plants if planted in a windy location. Millefolium Pink may suffer from mildew or root rot if soil is not well-drained. Water frequently after planting! Once the Millefolium Pink become established, they’re drought resistant and rather tough plants.
Apply fertilizer in early summer. Cut Millefolium Pink down to ground level in autumn. Millefolium Pink has a relatively short life, but may be prolonged by dividing the plant every other year in autumn or spring, and replant immediately.