Month: January 2018

Got Skin? Get Yarrow.

Got Skin? Get Yarrow.

Yarrow flowers close-up (image courtesy of trakaislapsis/123RF)   Yarrow is a plant many people recognize as it’s commonly seen in gardens and growing wild. It has a pretty flower and is a beneficial companion plant both for vegetables and herbs. It’s the go-to herb to treat…

Yarrow, January’s Herb of the Month

Each month, I focus on one herb to write about. January’s herb is Yarrow (Achillea¬†millefolium). Though sometimes said to be native to Eurasia, Yarrow is also a North American native. It is believed that the Yarrow now found growing wild here is a hybrid of…