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Achillea millefolium

Common Yarrow

Upright plants of fine, green, aromatic foliage are rhizomatous and spread to form mats. May be aggressive and some consider it to be a weed. Long blooming plants have flat heads of tiny white flowers, which are long-lasting. INTRODUCED, NOT NATIVE!

Prefers full sun and lean, average soil that is well-drained. Tolerant of heat, humidity and and drought. May flop in heavy wind or if grown in rich soil. Cut back to basal foliage to rejuvenate.

Height:

24-36 in

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Spread:

36 in

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Hardiness Zone:

3-9

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Bloom Color:

White

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Pollinators
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Flowering Months
June
July
August
September
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Drought Tolerant
Ground Cover
Long Blooming
Achillea millefolium (Common Yarrow)