Achillea ‘King Alfred’
Yarrow ‘King Alfred’
Variety or Cultivar
‘King Alfred’ _ ‘King Alfred’ is a compact, clump-forming, deciduous to semi-evergreen perennial with finely-divided, grey-green leaves and erect, branching stems bearing dense, flattened clusters of tiny, pale yellow flowers throughout summer.
Pale-yellow in Summer
Grey-green in Spring; Grey-green in Summer; Grey-green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Deadhead after flowering. Cut back untidy foliage in spring.
WHERE TO GROW
Achillea ‘King Alfred’ (Yarrow ‘King Alfred’) will reach a height of 0.1m and a spread of 0.25m after 2-5 years.
Rock, Gravel, Garden edging, Flower Arranging, Cottage/Informal, Coastal, Beds and borders, Wildlife
Grows best in moist, well-drained soil in an open, sunny site. Will tolerate a wide range of soil conditions, except for heavy wet winter clay. May be semi-evergreen or evergreen in areas with mild winters.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Well-drained, Moist but well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
South, East, West