Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Achillea millefolium, 'Cerise Queen', Pink Yarrow

Common Name: Pink Yarrow

Genus: Achillea

Species: millefolium

Cultivar or Variety: 'Cerise Queen'

Characteristics: Has feather-like foliage with tall rose colored blooms. Very nice for a cottage garden, cutting or xeriscape plant.

Life Cycle
Perennial

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 3
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 9

Endangered Species
No

Heirloom
No

When to Sow Seed
Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring

Germination Temperature
70-80 F

Seed Sowing Depth
1/16"

Seed Needs Light to Germinate
Yes

Days to Germination
7-10 days

Sun Exposure
Full Sun
Part Sun/ Part Shade

Plant Height
1- 2 feet

Plant Form
Upright
Branching
Spreading

Blooms
Yes

Bloom Form
Above Foliage

Flower Color
Rose

Nutritional Needs
Moist
Dry

Fertile
Yes

Reproduces By
Seed
Stolon

Cutting Flower
Yes

Attractive to Wildlife
Butterflies

Additional Uses
Borders

Image
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