Achillea millefolium

COMMON YARROW

$44.90 /lb

TYPE:

Perennial flower

HEIGHT:

8 inches - 2 feet

HABITAT:

Dry or moist soil, well drained, tolerates drought

WETLAND STATUS:

FACU

SEEDING RATE:

1-2 lbs per acre with approximately 2,800,000 seeds per lb

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. It is drought tolerant and does well in well drained soil. Germinates in 5 to 10 days.

Planting Instructions: Use general ground prep method (click here).

Yarrow seeds need light to germinate so plant no more than 1/4 inch deep.