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Yarrow, Milfoil

Achillea millefolium L.

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Achillea millefolium (Yarrow, Milfoil) is a species of perennial herb in the family Asteraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Canada, Alaska, The Contiguous United States, Western North America, Greenland, United States, and Saint-Pierre Et Miquelon. They have simple, broad leaves, white flowers, and achene. Flowers are visited by Chrysogaster solstitialis, Colletes similis, Cercyonis meadii, and Syrphus ribesii. Individuals can grow to 3 feet.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030107
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel or gyneocium and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, a dry mesocarp, and a dry endocarp that are connected to a seed coat by a funicle
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