L’yarrow that’is also called grass cut is a perennial pretty, popular for its foliage, but also for its aromatic and medicinal properties.
In short, that’you should know:
Name : Achillea
Family : Asteraceae
Type : Vivace
Height : 20 to 100 cm
Exposure : Sunlight
Ground : Ordinary
Flowering : June to September
Note all of’first that’there are several kinds’yarrow whose flowering periods will vary and flower color and plant habit.
You can plant the’Yarrow whole’year when you buy them in bucket or container.
Prefer him a place sunny even if a situation slightly shaded it is also suitable.
- You can increase your plant in the spring dividing the clump.
Sowing s’done in the spring, direct buried, after all risk of frost.
We can also sow earlier provided to protect with a frame for introduction in early’summer.
Size, maintenance of’Yarrow:
There removal of spent flowers to as avoids’depletion of the plant and stimulates’emergence of new inflorescences.
End of season, Cut the stems shorter will leave it over again the following spring.
This beautiful perennial has a color palette that share golden yellow going towards the pink or off white.
She will give a lot of light and cheerfulness to your borders, rockeries and flowerbeds.
Among the most known varieties we will retain the’Yarrow whose beautifully carved leaf leaves s’raising beautiful flowers throughout the’summer.
If you prefer a yarrow with spreading, choose’Achillea tomentosa offering beautiful yellow flowers ideal for your bouquets of dried flowers.
Yarrow: An aromatic and medicinal plant:
Its leaves are aromatic and development of the plant will be to’more floriferous that’it will be exposed to the sun.
You can use the leaves in salads, in infusion or flavor sauces flat.
Finally, note that the consumption of leaves’Yarrow has medicinal in treatment of digestive disorders. (Some people are still allergic)
Malignant Council about the’Yarrow:
This perennial is ideal for your Winter infusions !