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Achillea ‘Forncett Fletton’

Achillea ‘Forncett Fletton’ is in our opinion one of the best hot coloured Achilleas.  We have found it to be reliably perennial over the years.  Producing masses of paprika red buds which fade beautifully to terracotta orange.  Keep deadheading to keep the show going.

Height 70cm

£5.70

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Genus

Achillea

Height

50cm-1m

Colour

Red/orange

Aspect

Full sun

Season of interest

Summer

Soil type

Chalk/lime, Free draining/sand, Improved clay, Loam

Pollinator

Yes

Planting style

Cottage, Naturalistic

Achillea


Flat heads comprising of many tiny flowers in a wonderful array of colours. Flowers from late June with a good second flush if deadheaded once they have faded. Grow in full sun and in soils with good drainage. Longevity can be encouraged by regular division. Protect from slugs in the spring.