TYPE: Perennial herb
HEIGHT: 8 inches - 2 feet
HABITAT: Dry or moist soil, well drained, tolerates drought
SEEDING RATE: 1-2 lbs per acre with approximately 2,800,000 seeds per lb
STRATIFICATION: Requires 30 days of cold
Common yarrow is a hardy white flower that has fern-like leaves. Though short-lived, it spreads aggressively by rhizomes and self-seeding. It makes great cut flowers fresh or dried and can be used for its medicinal properties. Germinates in 5 to 10 days.