Achillea 'Coronation Gold'

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Yarrow

USDA Hardiness Zone 3

Blooms of shiny gold with aromatic gray-green foliage.
A very popular cut flower around the world.

Height

24-36 Inches

Spread

24-30 Inches

Color

Yellow/Gold/Bronze

Interesting Notes

The ancient Chinese used stems to foretell the future!

Bloom Time

June-September

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Not as aggressive as the millefolium varieties. Valued for their long bloom time and drought tolerance. Thrive in 'gravel pit' soil, loose and gravelly. Excessive moisture or nitrogen can contribute to lodging and fungi. Deadhead in July.

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Mountain Bluet (Centaurea montana), White Snakeroot (Eupatorium rugosum), Russian Sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia), Maiden Pinks (Dianthus deltoides), False Indigo (Baptisia ), Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum superbum), Coneflower (Echinacea Big Sky), Daylily (Hemerocallis ), Blanket Flower (Gaillardia ), Catchfly (Lychnis sieboldii)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Fragrant
Crafts
Dried Flowers
Cut Flowers
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Gray
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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