Achillea fragrantissima is a desert shrublet from the Middle East deserts. it can grow up to 1m tall, but usually it is about 50 cm tall. it has erect stems and simple ovate leaves. the leaves are covered with small glands that contain essential oils. the entire plant is covered with dense hairs that gives it a white look. it blooms in small yellow inflorescences that contain only disc florets.