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Achillea tomentosum 'Goldie'

GOLDIE YARROW

Buy Goldie Yarrow online. Goldie Yarrow, also known as Wooly Yarrow, has large flat-headed golden-yellow flowers that bloom during the late spring to midsummer months. It features a compact stature, only growing to 3-6 inches tall. It is quite dense, clumping silver-green foliage. As with all Achillia, it needs well drained soil. Great used as a groundcover or in rock gardens.

Height:

3-6 Inches

Spread:

8-12 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

3-9

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Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Yellow
Flower Type*
  • Single Blooming
  • Fragrant
Fruit Type*
  • Seedless/No Fruit
Growth Habit*
  • Prostrate Growing/Groundcover
  • Compact Growing
  • Dwarf/Small Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Average
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Low Water Use
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Early Spring
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Summer Flowering
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Rain Garden
  • Accent Plant
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Mass Planting
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
  • Rock Gardens
  • Border Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Achillea is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

Makes excellent dried or cut flower arrangements.