Achillea millefolium Paprika

Yarrow, Sneezewort

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 2' (Plant 14" apart)
Bloom Time: Summer to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 3-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Clay
Flower / Accent: Red / Red
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Fine textured, fern-like gray-green foliage makes an excellent contrast for the tall blossom heads. 'Paprika' is a vigorous Achillea with red flowers that keep coming in shades of ruby and salmon rose. The flat flower heads introduce a different shape into the perennial border

Features to Note:

  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Good for Dried Flowers
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Winter Interest
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • For a Sunny Spot

Achillea General Information:

Achillea are perfect for that hard-to-grow spot in your garden. Tolerant of drought, wind and heat; these selections grow well in almost any soil type. Excellent fresh cut flowers or dried. Flowers from summer to early fall and blooms are irresistible to butterflies. They do spread, so give them room to fill in.

Achillea Plant Care:

Remove spent blossoms to promote continuous flowering. Plants can be cleaned up spring or fall. Leave any fresh fall foliage to overwinter. Likes a well drained soil. Divide in spring or fall every 4-5 years.

$10.95 ea.
(3+) $10.50 ea.
Fall 2014
Plant Code: ACPP