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Achillea millefolium var. alpicola

Achillea millefolium L. var. alpicola (Rydb.) Garrett

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Achillea alpicola, Achillea fusca, Achillea lanulosa ssp. alpicola, Achillea lanulosa var. alpicola, Achillea millefolium var. fusca, Achillea subalpina


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 2 feet 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 , Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AK , AZ , CA , CO , ID , MT , NM , NV , OR , UT , WA , WY

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 millefolium var. alpicola in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Achillea millefolium var. alpicola in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Achillea millefolium var. alpicola


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

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