This listing is for one medicinal yarrow plant in a 2 inch pulp pot. The plants are fully rooted and shipped from our certified CA nursery.
Yarrow is a spreading warm season perennial with upright flower stalks. It grows quickly and blooms throughout the summer months. White flowers rise 2-3 feet above the ferny green foliage below. The herbaceous fragrance is bewitching when handled. It is drought tolerant but also gets more lush with irrigation. Suggested spacing is 1′-2′ apart. DEER RESISTANT! Hardy perennial in USDA Zones 3-9.
The uses for yarrow in a garden are MANY! For starters, the flowers are beautiful in the garden and in cut flower arrangements. They also attract butterflies so they are essential in a butterfly garden. They also attract a beneficial wasp that attacks coddeling moth, so yarrow is a wonderful way to control worms in every apple when planted around apple trees.
Yarrow is also well known as a medicinal herb and is an absolute must for an herbalists’ garden. Medicine is more potent when plants are given less water. We will not make claims on its medicinal uses, but they are easily found in every herb book and on the web. It is most frequently used as a tea, tincture, or topical salve.