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

Description[edit]

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'.