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Scientific name: Achillea millefolium    ak-i-lee-a mil-i-fol-e-um 

Common name: Yarrow

Design Characteristics

Height  18-36"
Spread  24-36"
Form  upright
 basal rosette of leaves
Texture  fine leaves
 flower heads 3-5"
Flower color  yellow
 pink
 white
Leaf color  gray-green
Time of bloom  July-October

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun
Soil
requirement
 average
 drought tolerant
Propagation
method
 divide in spirng
USDA Hardiness Zone   3-9

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   some can be invasive
Uses  mid to back of border
Comments  leaves very fragrant when crushed