Eriophyllum confertiflorum 'Lucia's Gold'

Common Name:
Golden yarrow
Plant Type:
Evergreen shrub
Asteraceae (The Sunflower Family)
Geographic Origin:
California Native?:
Plant Size:
12-18 inches high and wide
Landscape/Garden Uses:
rock gardens
Flowering Season:
Spring and summer
Flower Color:
Full sun
Well-drained soil
Suggested Irrigation:
Moderate to little watering
Estimated Hardiness:
Hardy to 10 degrees F. or less
Low shrublet forms a compact mound with lobed grey green leaves with white undersides. Spring flowering is profuse, with packed heads of small yellow daisies providing a bright display. This is a candidate for the rock garden and dry border, or an interesting addition to a sunny bank. Full exposure, well drained soil, moderate to infrequent watering once established.