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A Thousand Uses for Thousand-Leaf

Yarrow is taking over an area I wanted to be my moon garden and I had to relocate the other herbs originally planted there. These included lavender, sage, and a pretty little Herman’s Pride dead nettle we got from the house of Brian’s Grandma when she passed away. 285 more words

Urban Farming

June 8th

…pink to make ’em wink; achillea millefolium…

Yarrow: Herb of the Battlefield (or just an amazing first aid herb)

Common Name:  Yarrow
Latin name:  Achillea millefolium
Family:  Asteraceae

Parts used:  leaves, flowers
Tissue or system affinity:  skin, uterus, urinary tract, throat, mucous membranes
Taste: 111 more words

Herbal Bites

Y is for Yarrow

Five years ago on The Squirrel Nutwork, we featured Common Yarrow for Y day. Back then we were just building our photo files and it was spring and the local yarrow hadn’t bloomed. 180 more words

Backyard Habitat

Yarrow {Achillea millefolium}

Family: Asteraceae

It’s said that, as a baby, the great Greek warrior Achilles was dipped in yarrow by his mother, to give him his superhuman strength – but that she held him by his heel. 2,303 more words


Achillea millefoglie - achillea millefolium

Achillea millefolium L. (fam. Compositae)

  Oggi parliamo della Achillea Millefolium è una pianta che viene usata sia in campo estetico e come erba medica è  di origine europea appartenente alla famiglia delle Asteraceae Compositae. 1,383 more words


Achillea Millefolium

Range of colors of Achillea Millefolium

Common yarrow flower (Achillea millefolium) usually comes in white or yellow color, but cross breeding has added all possible colors and shades to this palette. 336 more words