Yarrow is a hardy perennial of the aster family. Thrives in full sun or partial shade in America and Europe. Has a variety of colors, the white is commonly used for medicinal purposes. Height 10 to 20 inches with creeping roots, it spreads by root propagation and seed and is tolerant of poor and dry soils.
Faced with increasingly drug-resistant bacteria, scientists and farmers are now looking to plant extracts to keep people and animals healthy. Tori Rodriguez Jan 16, 2015 Essential oils often evoke thoughts of scented candles and day spas, but their benefits beyond relaxation are less well-known. Essential oils are ultimately just plant extracts—and those are used in […]