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Achillea millefolium Desert Eve 'Red Improved'


Achillea Desert Eve 'Red Improved' has brick-red flowers above fragrant, fern-like foliage.

Achillea Desert Eve 'Red Improved' has large, flat-topped flower clusters with brick-red flowers above a low mound of highly dissected, fragrant, fern-like foliage. The Desert Eve series has been bread for shorter stems and compact growth that should rise to a little over one foot tall. Yarrow can be sheared back hard after the first bloom to keep the plants clean and encourage rebloom.

Common Name: Yarrow

Family: Asteraceae (The Aster/Daisy Family)

Zone Hardiness: 4-9

Light: Full Sun

Height: 12-24"

Width: 12-24"

Primary Bloom Colour: Red

Secondary Bloom Colour: Orange

Class: Deciduous

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Summer - Fall

Soil Moisture: Average, Dry

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: Yes


Benefits: Butterflies, Bees

Deer Resistant: Yes

BC Native: Yes

Native Habitat: Meadows, pastures, lawns, and other open places on all but the poorest soils.


Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America

Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia

Miscellaneous - Circumboreal

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

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