Achillea sibirica

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Sibirian yarrow
Achillea sibirica flowers 001.jpg
Flowering in a Pennsylvania garden
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Achillea
Species: A. sibirica
Binomial name
Achillea sibirica

Achillea sibirica (Sibirian yarrow) is a plant in the daisy family, Asteraceae.


Achillea sibirica is an herbaceous plant with alternate, pinnately compound leaves, on green stems. The flowers are white or pink, borne in summer. The plants are hardy in Zones 3-10 in full sun and are often about 2 feet tall.

Two varieties with attractive pink flowers that sometimes fade to white are A.s. 'Stephanie Cohen' (Z 5-8) and A.s. var. campschatica 'Love Parade'.