Plant name: Achillea ' Walther funcke'
Other names: Yarrow 'Walther funcke'
Category: Herbaceous Perennial
Plant family: Asteraceae
Light preference: Full sun, partial shade.
Soil preference: Chalk, loam, sand. Acid, alkaline, neutral. Moist but well-drained/well-drained.
Flowering/fruiting month: February - May
- Up to 70cm height
- Up to 70cm spread
Description: A compact plant with divided, grey-green foliage, and short stems bearing flat sprays of deep orange flowers which fade to cream
Care: An open sunny position in a moist but well-drained soil is best, but it will tolerate most situations apart from heavy, wet clay in winter. Propagate by division in spring to maintain vigour. Cut back untidy foliage in spring.