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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


For the Love of Herbs – Yarrow!

I said that Yarrow would be the first herb I discuss as part of the “For the Love of Herbs” blog series, so here it is. 680 more words

Herbal Love

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boloria napaea on yarrow .. (click to enlarge ..)

Picture by bvdb (whoisbert) july 2016 – @kappl (austria) – Nikon D3300 – x_dsc_5689