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Achillea millefolium - Landscape 1

Achillea millefolium - Landscape 1

Achillea millefolium

Yarrow




Achillea millefolium Characteristics

Attributes

  • Salt Tolerant
  • Portola Valley Ranch approved
  • Fast-growing
  • California native
  • Wind resistant
  • Evergreen
  • Long Blooming

Flower color

  • White / Cream / Ivory

Foliage color

  • Green / Blue-green

Growth habit (plant shape)

  • Upright

Exposure

  • Sunny all day - Coast
  • Light or dappled shade
  • Sunny all day - Inland
  • Morning sun

Season of interest (flowering)

  • Spring
  • Summer

Season of interest (foliage)

  • Year round

Your soil type

  • Sand
  • Sandy loam
  • Clay
  • Loam
  • Clay-loam

Water requirements

  • None - Low
  • None

Wildlife appeal

  • Attracts bees
  • Attracts birds
  • Attracts beneficial insects
  • Attracts butterflies

Suggested uses

  • Lawn substitute
  • Firescaping
  • Groundcover
  • Meadow
  • Green roof
  • Under CA native oaks
  • Median strip
  • Cut flower garden

Origin

  • Pacific NW (North CA, OR, WA, BC, AK)
  • California