Yarrow - Achillea millefolium Achillea millefolium


Colour: White / pink
Flowering: June - August
Height: Up to 24" (60 cm)
Family: Compositae


Yarrow is a very common flower found in grassy areas and wasteland.

The flowerheads comprise clusters of tiny florets about 5mm diameter. The leaves are feathery growing from wooly stems which give off a strong scent.

It is widely used in herbal medicine to help digestion, improve circulation, heal wounds and alleviate coughs and colds.

Yarrow - Achillea millefolium

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