Achillea millefolium 'Cerise Queen' (Kirschkonigin)
More About Achillea millefolium Cerise Queen ('Kirschkonigin')
- A cerise-red cultivar with masses of flat-topped, clusters of flowers
- Drought and heat tolerant and likes a well-drained soil
- Good for cut flowers, dried or fresh
- Fragrant, fern-like foliage
- Deer and rabbit resistant
- Bloom Time: Early to late summer
The name Achillea comes from Greek mythology and as legend has it, was used to treat war wounds during battle.
Yarrow Growing and Maintenance Tips
Remove faded flowers to stimulate blooming. This perennial spreads quickly, so divide clumps in early spring or late fall. Yarrows are very easy to grow even for the inexperienced gardener. Grows in many soil conditions and is suitable for hot, dry locations.
Achillea millefolium Cerise Queen ('Kirschkonigin') Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
Flowering TimeLt. Sum-Fall