2-3 Litre Pot
- Position: Full sun
- Soil: Moist-Well drained/sometimes dry
- Growth Rate: Average
- Flowering Period: June – September
- Hardiness: H7
- Eventual Height: 80cm
- Eventual Spread: 40cm
Achillea Millefolium Lilac Beauty, commonly known as Yarrow, is an eye catching hardy herbaceous perennial of compact habit that produce masses of long lasting clusters of lilac coloured flowers formed on stout stems above the aromatic grey-green fern-like foliage. A perfect pollinator attracting butterflies, bees and other beneficial insects to the garden. A must for the mixed border providing an eye catching colourful display over a long period. A favourite amongst the florists for cut flower arrangements and suitable for a dried flower display in Winter.
Looking After Your Achillea Millefolium Lilac Beauty
Generally pest and disease free an easy to grow herbaceous perennial in many if not all locations. A low maintenance plant which will tolerate a wide range of soil conditions as long as it’s free draining, and will benefit from a sunny area in all types of garden from the informal cottage planting schemes to the more formal town or courtyard gardens, also suitable for growing in our coastal areas, the sunnier the position the better the flower colour and production. Dead head or cut back the stems after flowering regularly to extend the blooming season. Cut down to ground level late Winter/early Spring when you can also lift and divide to increase stock or move to another site.