Plants in stock

Achillea millefolium : fact sheet


Species name:
Achillea millefolium
Common names:
Carpenter's weed, Soldier's woundwort ,Duisendblad ,Yarrow ,YARROW - RED SHADES
Description:
Yarrow, YARROW - RED SHADES, Herb, Low-growing Perennial

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 50cm
Width:
Less than 160cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Erect - Perennials
Usage:
Herbs/Flavouring ,Edible Leaves ,Traditional Medicine ,Attract Butterflies ,Insect Repellent
Fruit:
Inconspicuous or No Fruit
Flowers:
Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive ,Flowers Particularly Fragrant
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen

Plant suppliers

Good Thyme Nursery & Deli

Benoni
cell: 0825748514
tel: 0825748514
email: Hentie@goodthyme.co.za
Retail stock

Harry Goemans's Garden Centre

Cape Town
tel: 0217853201
email: info@harrygoemans.co.za
Retail stock

Rondeberg Nursery

Atlantis
tel: 0797963759
email: rondebergnur.christie@gmail.com
Retail stock