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Achillea alpina

Achillea alpina L.

Chinese Yarrow, Siberian Yarrow

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: ACAL17

USDA Native Status: CAN (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 30 inches tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep

Distribution

Canada: AB , BC , MB , NT , ON , QC , SK , YT

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Achillea alpina in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Achillea alpina in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Achillea alpina

Metadata

Record Modified: 2018-12-11
Research By: CBR

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