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Achillea millefolium 'New Vintage Red'

Yarrow

New Vintage Red features showy flat-top flowers with creamy white eyes at the ends of the stems from early summer to early fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It's attractive ferny leaves remain grayish green in color throughout the season. Ground-hugging growth habit. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other garden plants with less refined foliage and good color retention.

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Height:

12-14 in

Spread:

10-12 in

Spacing:

12-14 in

Hardiness Zone:

4 - 9

Yarrow Growing and Maintenance Tips

Plant in full sun. Trim flowers once they have faded for repeat blooming.

Achillea millefolium 'New Vintage Red' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Mass Plant
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Dried Flower
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Border
  • Fragrant
  • Container

Critter Resistance

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Dry
  • Average

Genus Overview: Achillea

Common Name: Yarrow

Best grown in lean, dry to medium, well-drained sandy loams in full sun. Plants do well in average garden soils and tolerate poor soils as long as drainage is good. Plants also tolerate hot, humid summers and drought.