Welcome to the world of Achillea (Yarrow), where you will discover the beauty and versatility of this remarkable plant. Achillea, also known as Yarrow, is a must-have addition to any garden. Its attractive features and easy cultivation make it a favourite among garden enthusiasts.
Achillea is renowned for its stunning flower colours, ranging from vibrant yellows and oranges to soft pinks and purples. These eye-catching blooms add colour to any landscape, attracting butterflies and bees and creating a delightful ambience. Try companion planting this wonderful perennial near strawberries and apple trees, where its attraction to pollinators will allow the whole garden to flourish. Whether you prefer a traditional or contemporary garden, Achillea's diverse range of flower colours ensures a variety to suit your taste.
This hardy perennial thrives in full sun and well-drained soil, making it ideal for UK gardens. Achillea's ability to tolerate drought and poor soil conditions makes it a low-maintenance plant, perfect for busy gardeners. Its compact growth habit and fern-like foliage add texture and interest to borders, rock gardens, and even containers. Among the most popular varieties of Achillea are 'Moonshine' with its striking lemon-yellow flowers, 'Paprika' with fiery red blooms, and 'Cerise Queen' boasting vibrant pink flowers. These varieties are highly sought after for their exceptional beauty and reliability. Try combining Achillea with Salvias, Helenium, Aster and Rudbeckia plants for a stunning summer display.
Growing Achillea is a breeze, even for novice gardeners. Plant it in a sunny spot, water regularly until established, and watch it flourish. With its long-lasting blooms and ability to attract beneficial insects, Achillea brings life and vibrancy to any garden. Explore our Achillea category and discover the perfect variety to enhance your garden. With our wide selection and expert advice, you can create a stunning and colourful landscape that will be the envy of all.