© Alfred Cook (Photo ID #8284)
Perennial, aromatic herb, usually rhizomatous, 30-120 cm tall; stems erect, densely hairy, simple or branched above.
Alternate, linear, 2-15 cm long, incised, the divisions finely toothed, gradually reduced upwards.
Heads few to many, in short, flat or round-topped clusters; involucral bracts with pale to dark margins; ray flowers usually 7-12, 1-3 mm long, white; disk flowers 15-30.
Achenes glabrous, 1-2 mm long; pappus lacking.
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Illustration Source: The Illustrated Flora of British Columbia
||Value / Class
Moisture Regime (SMR)
[0 - very xeric; 4 - mesic;
8 - hydric]
of field plots
species was recorded in:
BEC Zone Class
All BEC Zones (# of stations/zone) species was recorded in
Source: Klinkenberg 2013
Synonyms and Alternate Names:
Achillea multiflora Hook.
Achillea sibirica Ledeb.