Genus named for the Greek mythological character Achilles. It contains 85 species of herbaceous perennials with umbrella-shaped inflorescences in summer and often fragrant leaves.
Latin name: Achillea odorata
They grow in full sun and drained soils.
Photophilous (sun-loving) species with small requirements in water. They grow even in poor and dry soils.
Plant in groups and arrangements.
Easily propagated by division in spring or autumn.
Green leaves and white flowers.