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'Cloth of Gold' has large yellow flowers and grows at least 3 to 4 feet tall

'Cloth of Gold' Fernleaf Yarrow
Achillea filipendulina 'Cloth of Gold'


Feathery green foliage and large yellow flowers are two fine attributes of A. filipendulina 'Cloth of Gold.' However, this species is prone to collapse and almost always needs staking.

Plant Type: perennial

Plant Form or Habit: upright/vertical

Plant Use: In beds and borders, as cut flowers, as dried flowers

stem cuttings
Light Requirement: full sun

Flower Color:
Bloom Period:
early summer
late summer
Height: Minimum: 36 inches      Maximum: 60 inches

Width: Minimum: 24 inches     Maximum: 60 inches

Foliage Texture: fine

USDA Hardiness Zone: 4

Water Requirements: average

Additional Comments: Night temperatures above 70 degrees, fertilizing, and fertile soils (such as in our Ithaca test plots) also can cause plant stalks to collapse.

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