Coronation Gold Yarrow
Achillea x 'Coronation Gold'
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Lore||Achillea is a natural coagulant herb carried by Greek and Roman warriors into the battlefield to treat wounds.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate to fast growth to 3 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide.|
|Design Ideas||Perfect plant for the arid perennial border. A traditional component of herb gardens due to its aromatic foliage and everlasting flowers. Fits nicely into pots, beds and borders of Mediterranean style compositions. May naturalize to provide interest along wild garden dry stream beds, banks and open spaces.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Companion Plants||Group this with other Mediterranean plants such as Little Ollie Dwarf Olive, (Olea europea 'Montra'), Arp Rosemary, (Rosmarinus officinalis 'Arp'), Black Flowering Fountain Grass, (Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Moudry') and Provance French Lavender, (Lavandula x intermedia 'Provence').|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 2-9