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Achilea Or Yarrow (Achilea millefolium) Flowers

Achillea or common Yarrow is native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere in Asia, Europe, and North America. it is called by several other names i.e. Gordaldo, Nosebleed plant, Old man's pepper, Devil's nettle, Sanguinary, Milfoil, and soldier's woundwort. In Homer's Iliad, legendary warrior Achilles uses yarrow to treat the wounds of his fallen comrades. Indeed, constituents in yarrow make it a fine herb for accelerating healing of cuts and bruises. to treat bleeding ulcers, heavy menstrual periods, uterine hemorrhage, blood in the urine, and bleeding from the bowels.

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Taken on September 1, 2013