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Achillea millefolium Desert Eve Red Improved
Common Name: Yarrow Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)

Achillea Desert Eve Red 'Desred' 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.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - North America

Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia

Miscellaneous - Circumboreal

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

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

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourRed
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom ColourOrange
Height12-24" Bloom TimeSummer - Fall
Spread12-24" FragranceYes
Light ExposureLoves Sun Full - Part Sun Sun Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Dry Stem Colour
Hardiness4-9 BerriesNo
BC NativeYes

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