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Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Red
Flower Type*
  • Single Blooming
  • Fragrant
Fruit Type*
  • Seedless/No Fruit
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
  • Silver
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Average
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Well-Drained
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Low Water Use
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Spring Flowering
  • Summer
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Rain Garden
  • Under Power Lines
  • Border Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Accent Plant
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Achillea is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

Makes excellent dried or cut flower arrangements.

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RED VELVET YARROW

Achillea millefolium 'Red Velvet'

Buy Red Velvet Yarrow online. Red Velvet is a late spring to early summer bloomer with deep, wine red, non-fading, four inch flower heads. Will reach 30 to 36 inches in height. An easy to grow perennial, it is deer resistant and drought tolerant. Thrives in well drained soil.

Mature Height:

30-36 Inches

Mature Spread:

18-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Asteraceae · Common Name: Yarrow

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

Purchase RED VELVET YARROW Online

Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 4702

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
(567 units available now - G)

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$15.00

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Root Pouch 1 gallon

SKU: 8873

(1.0 gallons / 3.8 liters)
(22 units available now - S)

Standard Package Grown in Root Pouch®.




$15.00

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