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<h3>''Botanical Name:'' '''Achillea millefolium''' 'Sonoma Coast'<br>
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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Achillea millefolium'' 'Sonoma Coast'<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Sonoma White Yarrow</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Sonoma White Yarrow</h3>
Yarrow is excellent in flower borders or as a drought-tolerant lawn substitute that can be mowed or allowed to grow and flower. It makes a good companion plant in vegetable gardens where it attracts beneficial insects.<br>
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:Yarrow is excellent in flower borders or as a drought-tolerant lawn substitute that can be mowed or allowed to grow and flower. It makes a good companion plant in vegetable gardens where it attracts beneficial insects.
  
 
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'''Plant Family:''' Asteraceae
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:'''Plant Family:''' Asteraceae
  
'''Plant Type:''' Perennial
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:'''Plant Type:''' Perennial
  
'''Height by Width:''' 18-24 in. H x 18-24 in. W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 18-24 in. H x 18-24 in. W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Tufts, spreading by rhizomes
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Tufts, spreading by rhizomes
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun to part shade
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun to part shade
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Adaptable
  
'''Water Requiremenets:''' Moderate to regular
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Moderate to regular
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' 0 degrees F
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 0 degrees F
  
'''Flower Season:''' Spring
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:'''Flower Season:''' Spring
  
'''Flower Color:''' White
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:'''Flower Color:''' White
  
'''Endangered?'''
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:'''Endangered?:'''  
  
'''Distribution:''' Selected for the garden
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:'''Distribution:''' Selected for the garden
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Selected for the garden
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Selected for the garden
  
'''Hummingbirds:''' FALSE<br>
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[[Image:songbird_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:oak_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:butterfly_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:fragrant_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:slope_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:container_iconA.jpg]]
'''Birds:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Under Oaks:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Butterflies:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Clay:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Aromatic:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Slope/Erosion:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Container:''' TRUE<br>
 
  
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:'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
  
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'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
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:'''History'''<br>
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'''History'''<br>
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:'''Other Names'''<br>
  
'''Other Names'''<br>
 
  
'''Links'''<br>
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:'''Links'''<br>

Latest revision as of 22:57, 19 August 2010

Botanical Name: Achillea millefolium 'Sonoma Coast'
Common Name: Sonoma White Yarrow

Yarrow is excellent in flower borders or as a drought-tolerant lawn substitute that can be mowed or allowed to grow and flower. It makes a good companion plant in vegetable gardens where it attracts beneficial insects.

Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 18-24 in. H x 18-24 in. W
Growth Habit: Tufts, spreading by rhizomes
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Moderate to regular
Cold Hardy to: 0 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: White
Endangered?:
Distribution: Selected for the garden
Natural Habitat: Selected for the garden

Songbird iconA.jpg Oak iconA.jpg Butterfly iconA.jpg Fragrant iconA.jpg Slope iconA.jpg Container iconA.jpg


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links