|A drought tolerant
perennial herb native to Europe, it has naturalized throughout temperate North America.
The species name, millefolium-of a thousand leaves-describes the fine, feathery foliage
which resembles a fern. Flowers are in clusters forming a flat white top usually affixed
to a single stem. Yarrow can endure dry, impoverished soil and survive with little
maintenance. Requires full sun. A true perennial taking two years to become established.
Average planting success with this species:
Copyrighted images and text used with
permission from the Wildseed Farms.