A picture of a Yarrow 'Coronation Gold'

Yarrow 'Coronation Gold'

Achillea 'Coronation Gold'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Yarrow 'Coronation Gold' Overview

This upright perennial has grey-green, feathery foliage, and large heads of golden yellow flowers that bloom in the summer months. When dried, these flowers make great winter decoration.

Common problems with Yarrow 'Coronation Gold'

How to propagate Yarrow 'Coronation Gold'

Division

By division in early spring or autumn.

Cuttings

By softwood cuttings in early summer.

Other uses of Yarrow 'Coronation Gold'

Borders and rock gardens. Flower heads may be dried for winter decoration. Suitable for coastal conditions. Used in traditional medicine to staunch bleeding and to raise temperature to increase sweating. Yarrow's use as a medicine may stretch back to 60,000 BC, based on the evidence of plants found in a Neanderthal burial site.