Yarrow grows everywhere in Italy, from coastal to mountain areas, and it is picked from June to September. It has little white flower heads that give off a light aromatic scent.
Achillea Millefolium L.
How To Use
Essential oil (with cineole and azulene), tannins, achilleine, flavonoids and glucosides.
Helps digestion, regulates intestinal motions, and eliminates gas; helps circulation and helps regulate the menstrual cycle.
Use: Applying a few crushed flower heads to bee and wasp stings relieves pain and swelling.