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Achillea millefolium Kirschkonigin ('Cerise Queen')


This cultivar has masses of flat-topped flowers and dark green foliage. It needs a well-drained soil. It is a xeriscape plant.

  • »  A cerise-red cultivar with masses of flat-topped, clusters of flowers
  • »  Drought and heat tolerant and likes a well-drained soil
  • »  Good for cut flowers, dried or fresh
  • »  Fragrant, fern-like foliage
  • »  Deer and rabbit resistant
  • »  Bloom Time: Early to late summer

Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Growth Rate
Flowering Time
Lt. Sum-Fall
Foliage Color
Green (dark)
Planting instructions
Container Plants
Additional Information about Achillea millefolium 'Kirschkonigin'

The name Achillea comes from Greek mythology and as legend has it, was used to treat war wounds during battle.

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Achillea millefolium 'Kirschkonigin'

Remove faded flowers to stimulate blooming. This perennial spreads quickly, so divide clumps in early spring or late fall. Yarrows are very easy to grow even for the inexperienced gardener. Grows in many soil conditions and is suitable for hot, dry locations.