A Eurasian plant with feathery leaves and heads of small white or pale pink aromatic flowers, which has long been used in herbal medicine. Also called milfoil.
- Achillea millefolium, family Compositae
More example sentences
- Gather early summer flowers like violets, yarrow and red clover to dry for teas and for tincturing.
- These include sweet cicely, beebalm, yarrow, purple coneflowers and others.
- The blue shades of balloon flowers are striking when planted in combination with gold or deep orange cosmos or yarrows.
Old English gearwe, of West Germanic origin; related to Dutch gerwe.
Definition of yarrow in:
- The US English dictionary