Asteraceae Achillea millefolium L.

Common Yarrow

Klamath - Food, Preservative

Use documented by:
Coville, Frederick V., 1897, Notes On The Plants Used By The Klamath Indians Of Oregon., Contributions from the U.S. National Herbarium 5(2):87-110, page 105

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Scientific name: Achillea millefolium L.
USDA symbol: ACMIM2 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common Yarrow
Family: Asteraceae
Family (APG): Asteraceae
Native American Tribe: Klamath
Use category: Food
Use sub-category: Preservative
Notes: Stem, leaf and flower placed inside fish cavity as a preservative.

RECRD: 20473 id: 847