Yarrow

Achillea millefolium

Also known as: Milfoil

Light Conditions: Sun to Shade
Soil Conditions: Dry to Moist
Exposure Conditions: Exposed to Sheltered
Size: 12-24" T & Clumping
Bloom Period: May to September
Bloom Colour: White, rarely Pink
Growth Habit: Aggressive
Spreads By: Rhizomes and Seed
Features:

Long Bloom Time
Fragrant
Berries
Fall Color
Deer Resistant

 

Birds, Bees & Butterflies
Attractive Seed Heads
Good For Small Spaces
Good For Large Spaces
Edible/Medicinal Properties

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Achillea millefolium (Yarrow) Achillea millefolium (Yarrow) Achillea millefolium (Yarrow)

Seeds Per Package: 20

Description: Wild Yarrow has aromatic foliage and will occasionally have pale pink flowers. Yarrow is often over-looked as plain or uninteresting but it provides a critical backdrop or contrast color to the landscape that when lacking seems to make the more “colorful” blooms less vivid. Yarrow is an aggressive plant but this can be an advantage in large spaces, hard to grow areas or as erosion control on slopes and embankments.

Found in Nature: Dry to moist open to shaded meadows, ditches and woodlands.

Distribution: Common - Prairies, Rocky Mountains, Parklands and Boreal Forest.

Important Information: The "Bloom Period" is an indicator of the time period within which the wildflowers will bloom and does not describe the time period that a single plant will bloom. The "Sizes" listed are intended to be a general guideline to consult during plant selection. Plant growth and bloom times will vary depending on geographical location & individual site conditions. Please contact us with any questions you may have.