Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)

Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)

Apr 14, 2022Abhinav Thapa

Yarrow is a plant that occurs worldwide and has been used for centuries in traditional medicine. It isn't just a single plant as the name is applied to about 140 different but closely related varieties that fall into the genus Achillea.

It is also commonly known as bloodwort, carpenter's weed, devil's nettle, nosebleed, old man's pepper, staunch weed, thousand-leaf, and wound wort.

Benefits of the Plant

  • Protection of the liver and gallbladder.
  • Inflammation.
  • Wound healing.
  • Digestive disorders.
  • Anxiety and neurological disorders.
  • Immune system support.

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