Bloodwort; Milfoil; Sanguinary; Stanchgrass
Diaphoretic and Fever Reducer; Lowers Blood Pressure; Stimulates digestion; Tones Blood Vessels; Urinary Antisceptic; Can be used externally to treat wounds.
Yarrow is a perennial herb growing from 8 in. to 3 feet tall. Feathery, delicate leaves resemble tiny fern fronds. Stems branch near the top to support cream colored flowers, 1/4 inch across. Contains thujone in essential oil.