Achillea Paprika

Achillea Paprika

Growzone: 4-9

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This Plants Growzone: 4-9
Growing Zone: 4-9
Mature Height: 18 to 24 inches
Mature Width: 1.5 to 2 feet
Classification: Perennial
Sunlight: Full Sun
Habit: Upright, clump forming
Flower Color: Rich, Ruby Red
Flowering Season: June through September
Foliage: Gray-Green filigreed foliage
Soil Condition: Prefers dry, average to sandy soil
Water Requirements: Water well until established
Uses: Extremely attractive when used as a focal point in the mixed border, mass planting. Attracts pollinators

Achillea Paprika Native Flowering Perennials for Sale Online


Achillea Paprika's Bright Rich Red blooms brighten up any sun-loving garden all summer long! Intense red flowers surround bright yellow centers. This Achillea is a vigorous grower that will quickly form a dense weed-blocking mat. It is one of the most floriferous of the Achillea cultivars, presenting a solid block of red in early summer. 


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Achillea Paprika's Bright Rich Red blooms brighten up any sun loving garden all summer long! Intense red flowers surround bright yellow centers. This Achillea is a vigorous grower that will quickly form a dense weed-blocking mat. It is one of the most floriferous of the Achillea cultivars, presenting a solid block of red in early summer. The flat flower heads introduce a different shape into the perennial border. Butterflies Love this plant!


Planting Information

We suggest when planting your newly purchased Achillea Paprika plants that you dig a hole twice as wide as the root system but not deeper. Depending on the quality of your existing soil you may need to add a locally sourced compost or topsoil to the back-fill soil. We do not recommend using straight topsoil or compost as a back-fill soil because more times than not these products will retain entirely to much moisture and will cause the root system to rot. Adding compost or topsoil will help the young feeder roots to spread through the loose, nutrient rich soil, much easier than if you used solely the existing soil which more times than not will be hard and compacted. The most common cause of plant death after transplanting is planting the new plant to deep. That is why we do not recommend planting in a hole any deeper than the soil line of the plant in the pot. A good rule is that you should still be able to see the soil the plant was grown in after back-filling the hole. Achillea Pomegranate does prefer drier soils so if there was ever a plant that we would recommend not adding topsoil or compost this is one. Bio-tone starter fertilizer is a great starter fertilizer that provides plants with mycorrhizae fungus. It is a naturally occurring beneficial fungus that colonizes on the new growing roots of plants. It creates a barrier between the roots of the plant and fungus and pathogens that can cause root rot. We love this product and use it on all plants we install in our own gardens. Bio-tone is a gardener’s best friend and can help guarantee your success.


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