Achillea millefolium

Common Yarrow, Milfoil

Family: Asteraceae Aster


Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 4B - 8B
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Pink, white
Bloom time Mid Summer to Mid Fall
Water needs Dry to moist
Landscape uses Container, ground cover, massing, seashore, woodland garden
Height 18" to 36" / 45cm to 90cm
Spread 4" to 6" / 10cm to 15cm
Growth rate Fast
Bloom attributes Suitable for cut flowers, suitable for dried flowers
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Neutral
Soil type Sandy, loamy
Form Upright or erect
Attributes and features Attractive foilage, fragrant foliage, naturalizing