Achillea filipendulina ‘Gold Plate’ is a yarrow that produces masses of large golden-yellow flowers on tall stems.
Achillea filipendulina is one of the tallest species of yarrow blooming at 4-5 feet high. ‘Gold Plate’ is an award-winning cultivar producing masses of long-lasting, large, 6 inch wide, flat-topped, golden-yellow umbels with slightly convex corymbs that rise above fern-like semi-evergreen foliage exuding a spicy aroma when crushed. Deadhead after initial bloom to extend the season. Avoid rich, moist soils. Butterfly magnet. Deer & rabbit resistant.
Common Name: Yarrow
Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry
Benefits: Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Mountainous regions, grassland or dry water-ground.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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