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Woolly Yarrow
Scientific Name: Achillea tomentosa L.
Family: Asteraceae
Woolly Yarrow (Achillea tomentosa)
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Achillea 'King Edward' in mid-June
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 1-24,26,28-45
USDA: 4-9

Heat Tolerance: Unreliable in Phoenix's summer heat

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Europe and temperate Asia

Growth Habits: Perennial, upright, to 10 inches tall (25 cm), 1 foot spread (30 cm)

Watering Needs: Moderate water, well drained soil.

Propagation: Division in fall, seeds in spring

Woolly Yarrow (Achillea tomentosa)

Cultural Practices:
Plant 12 inches apart (30 cm). The Woolly Yarrow does better in average to poor soil. Divide and replant every couple of years, in early spring or autumn. Fertilize in spring. Trim the dead flowers.

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