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Yarrow Plant: Achillea millefoliumow Plant is Low Maintenance and Drought Tolerant.
Though often thought of as yellow, yarrow blooms in a range of colors that include yellow, white, red, pink, and orange. This hardy plant can withstand colder temperatures. Many homeowners grow it as a ground cover. Yarrow Plant's low water need and drought tolerance make it a suitable lawn alternative.
It is a little maintenance plant, and when used as a lawn alternative, it requires mowing only twice per growing season. It is a herbaceous perennial, meaning it dies back in the extreme cold, although it does prefer cooler climates to hot ones.
The plant is also used widely in rain gardens, where its fibrous root system filters water and improves drainage. Though the plant withstands temporary flooding and helps mitigate erosion.
This plant prefers light, well-draining soils and is frequently used as a border plant. Yarrow Plant pairs well with various other plants and improves the quality of surrounding herbs. The plant is well-known for its scientifically proven medicinal qualities.
Its high alkaloid content makes it deer tolerant. It also repels ants, flies, and Japanese beetles but attracts butterflies, bees, and other pollinators.
The ground cover is slow-growing, but a substantial presence is maintained in the landscape over time. The flower extends from a tight rosette, and the foliage can be bright to deep gray-green. The plant's pleasant aroma is one reason for its being recognized for medicinal qualities. An aromatic plant is also used for decorations and craft purposes. The dried flowers retain their color and are frequently seen in wreaths or baskets.
These plants are members of the Asteraceae family and are officially called Achillea Millefolium. The plant grows in the temperate zone of Asia, Europe, and North America. Vigorous growth occurs in the spring and can be seen growing wild in grasslands and forests.
This plant provides the perfect pollinator for bees and other insects. Gardeners use these plants are borders for a wildflower garden. These plants can grow up to seven inches. Their distinctive flower clusters of white and pink add a nice touch to any herb garden. It's a perennial flowering plant that is very easy to plant.
The medicinal properties of the plant come from its leaves and stem. Yarrow is used as an ingredient in supplements that reduce inflammation and fever. Its traditional uses include blood stauncher and toothache reliever. The essential oil produced by this plant effectively kills the larvae of mosquitoes.
These plants are good companion plants to combat soil erosion. Areas that experience a lot of drought conditions can utilize this plant as it is highly resistant to drought. The plant attracts moths and wasps that feed on the plant's nectar and get rid of pesky insects.
These plants have a variety of different names, depending on the growth area and subspecies. Some subspecies have been improved to bring out qualities such as drought resistance. The plant can survive in various climates but need sunlight to grow strong.
Posted by Fala on Feb 20, 2016
I was unsure what this plant would bring but now that it is in full bloom, I need more!
Posted by Thomas S. Surber on May 20, 2022
The yarrow plant (roots) came on time, they look good and should make some nice plants.
Posted by Brenda Spurlin on Jan 05, 2021
My twenty plants arrived in perfect condition. Their roots were healthy, and their tiny, feathery leaves were a beautiful green!
Posted by Jasmine Blythe on Aug 27, 2019
These arrived in great shape and packaged nicely. I got them planted.. Can't wait to see what they look like in the spring.
Posted by Michael Boston on Aug 26, 2019
this looks great with the other wildflowers
Posted by Elizabeth Maciers on Aug 22, 2019
This stuff is amazing.
Posted by Wanda Petersons on Aug 22, 2019
This blend well with the other wildflowers.
We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.