Achillea clypeolata Sm.

Yarrow


Family: Compositae

Genus: Achillea

Category: Perennial

Zones: 4 to 8

Size: To 2' tall but less wide in bloom

Growth Rate: Moderate

Exposure: Sun

Description: 

Yellow blooms in summer. Feathery silver-green foliage. Clumping upright habit.

History: 

Published in Fl. Graec. (Sibthorp) 893 in 1813. and in Fl. Graec. Prodr. 2: 193 in 1813.

Native to Turkey and southeastern Europe (Albania, Greece, Romania, Bulgaria, former Yugoslavia).

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