Herbs 101

Herbs 101: Yarrow

Botanical name: Achillea millefolium
Also known as: Common Yarrow or Plumajillo


Yarrow’s botanical name comes from Achilles in Greek mythology. He was said to be made invincible by Yarrow’s protective and restorative powers. This astringent herb has been traditionally used to moderate the body’s natural inflammatory responses to seasonal challenges.*

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