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Summerwine Yarrow

Achillea millefolium 'Summerwine'

SKU
02496
Clusters of small, deep wine red flowers stand above this carefree perennial that has finely divided foliage. Blooms generously from summer to fall. Use in borders and as cut flowers. Attracts butterflies.
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3-9

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Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationa-KIL-lee-uh mill-ee-FOH-lee-um
Average Size at MaturityFoliage mounds 2 ft. tall and wide, flowers to 3 ft. tall.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitClump-forming
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseFirescaping/Firewise, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsWater when top 3 inches of soil is dry.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9

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