yarrow ‘Moonshine’

Achillea ‘Moonshine’ (yarrow ‘Moonshine’)

Botanical Name
Achillea ‘Moonshine’
Common Name
yarrow ‘Moonshine’
Family Asteraceae
USDA Zone 3 to 8
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest
Summer, Fall, Winter
Height and Spread
1-2ft x 0.75-1ft (30-60cm x 23-30cm)
Flower Color Yellow
Attracts Wildlife
Bees, Butterflies, Other Pollinators
Additional Information
Horticultural origin: Achillea clypeolata x A. ‘Taygetea’. introduced in the 1950’s by Alan Bloom of Bressingham Gardens in Diss, England. Rabbits avoid ‘Moonshine’ possibly because of the silvery foliage
Location in Lurie Garden
Northeast Light Plate