Achillea millefolium | Red Velvet
Achillea millefolium "Red Velvet" has clusters of velvety red flowers that are approximately 10cm in diameter. You cant go past Achilleas as a must-have plant in a cottage garden, naturalistic and wildflower garden, but they look equally stunning in your perennial border.
Loved by bees and butterflies, as well as being a flower arrangers dream flower given the mosaic of colours in one flower as well as their longevity in a vase. Easy care and drought resistant once established. Full sun will give you the best blooms from late summer right through into autumn. The more you harvest the flowers, the more you will be rewarded with new ones.
This is the most divine red to use in Christmas flowers so a must for the cutting garden!
Height with flowers to 60cm x 35cm
Plant size: PB2 - Equivalent 1.2 litres