1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Achillea L.
      1. Achillea millefolium L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Temp. Northern Hemisphere.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Alaska, Albania, Altay, Amur, Arizona, Arkansas, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, Central European Rus, Chita, Colorado, Connecticut, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East European Russia, East Himalaya, Finland, France, Føroyar, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, Iceland, Iowa, Iran, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Krasnoyarsk, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Louisiana, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Mongolia, Montana, Nebraska, Netherlands, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North Dakota, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Romania, Sardegna, South Carolina, South Dakota, South European Russi, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Tennessee, Texas, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Ukraine, Utah, Uzbekistan, Virginia, West Himalaya, West Siberia, West Virginia, Wyoming, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia

    Introduced into:

    Afghanistan, Alberta, Antipodean Is., Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Azores, Baleares, Bolivia, Borneo, Botswana, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, California, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Chatham Is., Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Corse, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Delaware, District of Columbia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Falkland Is., Florida, Free State, Hainan, Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Idaho, Illinois, India, Indiana, Inner Mongolia, Jamaica, Japan, Jawa, Kansas, Kentucky, Korea, KwaZulu-Natal, Labrador, Lesotho, Madeira, Magadan, Maine, Malaya, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Masachusettes, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Namibia, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New South Wales, New York, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Newfoundland, Nicaragua, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Northwest Territorie, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Oregon, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Peru, Philippines, Prince Edward I., Qinghai, Queensland, Québec, Rhode I., Sakhalin, Saskatchewan, South Australia, South Georgia, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Tasmania, Tibet, Uruguay, Vermont, Victoria, Vietnam, Washington, Western Australia, Wisconsin, Xinjiang, Zimbabwe

    Achillea millefolium L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Gandoger, M. [s.n.], France K000942131
    Beddome, R.H. [3230], India K000928459
    Cope, T.A. [RBG 100], United Kingdom K000914454
    Lange, J.M.C. [s.n.], France K000942133
    Lange, J.M.C. [s.n.], France K000942132
    Heller, A.A. [5608], USA Achillea arenicola K000928460
    Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 3230], India Achillea cuspidata K001118864

    First published in Sp. Pl. 2: 899 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Retief, E. & Meyer, N.L. (2017). Plants of the Free State inventory and identification guide Strelitzia 38: 1-1236. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2011). Asteraceae Flora of China 20-21: 1-992. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • GCC in GCC (2011). Global Compositae Checklist Global Compositae Checklist http://compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz/.
    • von Raab-Straube, E. (ed.) (2011). Compositae. Euro+Med Plantbase The Euro+Med PlantBase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity http://ww2.bgbm.org/EuroPlusMed/query.asp.
    • Aver'ianov, L.V. & al. (2006). Illyustrirovannyi opredelitel' rastenii Leningradskoi oblasti: 1-799. Nauka, Moskva.
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee in Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2006). Asteraceae, Part 1 Flora of North America North of Mexico 19(1): 1-579. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Retief, E. & Meyer, N.L. (2017). Plants of the Free State inventory and identification guide Strelitzia 38: 1-1236. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • GCC in GCC (2011). Global Compositae Checklist Global Compositae Checklist http://compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz/.
    • von Raab-Straube, E. (ed.) (2011). Compositae. Euro+Med Plantbase The Euro+Med PlantBase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity http://ww2.bgbm.org/EuroPlusMed/query.asp.
    • Aver'ianov, L.V. & al. (2006). Illyustrirovannyi opredelitel' rastenii Leningradskoi oblasti: 1-799. Nauka, Moskva.
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • (Agnew, A.D.Q. & Agnew, S., Upland Kenya Wild Flowers, ed. 2: 219 (1994)).

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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