ACHILLEA

Commonly known as Yarrow

All Flower JUN-SEP

Genus of about 85 species of mainly deciduous perennials from temperate regions of the northern hemisphere.

Recognised as yarrow or milfoil and named by Linnaeus after Achilles most produce numerous daisy-like flat flowerheads.

New cultivars and hybrids are appearing regularly. They combine well with grasses, make good cut-flowers and the seedheads are decorative in winter light.

Natives are represented by A. millefolium, yarrow and A. ptarmica, sneezeweed.

Further Reading....
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Mainly deciduous perennials.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Valuable wildlife plant - hoverflies, bees, butterflies.
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Buy Varieties of ACHILLEA

ACHILLEA 'Alabaster'

ACHILLEA 'Alabaster'

Yarrow

ivory-white flowers turning yellow as they age

 
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ACHILLEA 'Cerise Queen'

ACHILLEA 'Cerise Queen'

Yarrow

cerise pink everlasting flowers

 
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ACHILLEA 'Cloth of Gold'

ACHILLEA 'Cloth of Gold'

Yarrow

bright gold, dries well

 
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ACHILLEA 'Credo'

ACHILLEA 'Credo'

Yarrow

creamy yellow flowers and finely cut leaves

 
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ACHILLEA 'Inca Gold'

ACHILLEA 'Inca Gold'

Yarrow

silvery-green foliage and long-lasting golden-orange flowers ageing to bronze

 
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ACHILLEA 'Moonshine'

ACHILLEA 'Moonshine'

Yarrow

sulphur yellow, very floriferous

 
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ACHILLEA 'Red Velvet'

ACHILLEA 'Red Velvet'

Yarrow

clusters of deep rose-red flowers, each with a tiny pale yellow eye. Keeps colour well

 
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ACHILLEA 'Terracotta'

ACHILLEA 'Terracotta'

Yarrow

terracotta fading to softer tones with silvery leaves

 
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ACHILLEA 'Walther Funcke'

ACHILLEA 'Walther Funcke'

Yarrow

red with yellow centres ageing to creamy yellow

 
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Useful extras...

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Grow Your Own
AFTER PLANT GROW YOUR OWN seaweed is ready to use liquid concentrate that was specially formulated be used on all edible plants.
Only £8.00

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Afterplant - Tomatoes
AFTER PLANT TOMATO FEED Liquid Concentrate with Bio stimulant is a high potash liquid concentrate containing seaweed extract, plant derived amino acids and other nutrients specifically formulated to benefit tomatoes and greenhouse plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
3 options from £3.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow Ericoid mycorrhizal fungi
This specially adapted Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi will boost the growth of acid-loving plants like rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers and blueberries. It contains ericoid and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, which are found in poor acidic soils where ericaceous plants naturally grow.
Only £7.50

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All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Blood, Fish & Bone
Improves vegetable, fruit and flower quality. Blood, Fish and Bone contains three major nutrients essential for strong and healthy growth.
Only £6.00

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