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botanical name:
Achillea grandifolia
Achillea grandifolia © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  White Yarrow
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen
height: 1.50m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
description:
Tall bold plant with large coarsely divided, pinnatifid to pinnatisect, greyish green leaves. Large heads of creamy white flowers on thick stems in summer.

cultivation:
Any well drained soil in full sun or part shade. Drought tolerant.
Cut back to ground level in autumn.

propagation:
By seed or division of clumps in early spring.

usage:
Wildflower meadows, attracts butterflies.
Good cut flower

other notes:
Mainly native to the Balkans

Easy confused with Tanacetum macrophyllum
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