Flower Database

Achillea millefolium

Basic information
Flower Name
Achillea millefolium
Formal Name
Achillea alpina
Alias
西洋鋸草, Achillea
Habitat
Europe, West asia
Morph
Perennial herb
Comment
Achillea millefolium (scientific name: Achillea millefolium) is a naturalized plant of cold-resistant perennials of family Asteraceae, native to Europe and West Asia. Another name is called Achillea or Common yarrow. In early summer to autumn, tufted head flowers bloom. Flower color has yellow, pink, red, orange as well as representative white. Leaves are green and thin and jagged. Leaves have pain relief and hemostasis effect. Fresh leaves can be eaten with salad or boiled. Flowers are used for cut flowers and dry flowers.
Generic name: Achillea millefolium, Scientific name: Achillea millefolium, also known as Achillea, Yarrow, origin: Europe, West Asia, flowering period: May to September, flower color: white, yellow, pink, red, orange, use: gardening, dry flower.
Detailed information
Order
Asterales
Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Achillea
Species
A. millefolium
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Corymb
Petal shape
Tongue
Leaf type
Pinnate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden
Color
Red, Pink, Orange, Yellow, White
Season
May Jun Jul Aug Sep
Height
50  ~ 100  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 5