• Theodore Payne Foundation inspires and educates Southern Californians about the beauty and ecological benefits of California native plant landscapes.

Achillea millefolium - Yarrow (Plant)

Achillea millefolium - Yarrow (Plant)


  • Achillea millefolium - Yarrow (Plant)

    Achillea millefolium - Yarrow (Plant)

    An excellent flowering groundcover that can be used as a lawn substitute. Aromatic, feathery leaves grow to 6 inches in height and spread by rhizomes. Flat-topped clusters of white flowers rise to 2 feet. It can handle light foot traffic and mowing.


    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameAchillea millefolium
    Common NameYarrow
    Plant TypePerennial
    Sun ExposureCoast-Sun, Inland-Part Sun,
    Water RequirementModerate
    Soil TypeAny
    Flower ColorWhite, Cream
    Flowering MonthsApril, May, June, July, August, September
    Height by Width1ft. x 3ft.
    Specialty Features
    • Lawn Alternative
    • Parkways
    • Butterflies/Moths
    • Groundcover
    • Erosion Control
    • Container Plant
    • Songbirds
    • Aromatic
    • Pollinators
    • Deer Resistant
    • Edible


    Forgot your password?

    • All your orders and returns in one place
    • The ordering process is even faster
    • Your shopping cart stored, always and everywhere