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milfoil:

see yarrowyarrow,
a plant of the genus Achillea, perennial herbs of the family Asteraceae (aster family), native to north temperate regions. Several species are cultivated as ornamentals for their flat-topped clusters of flowers and scented foliage. The common yarrow (A.
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25,000 COLUMBUS FOUNDATION COMMUNITY GRANT -- Milfoil Masters, Minocqua, WI -- The Eurasion Water Milfoil is a fast-growing weed that is choking lakes all across the country, stunting tourism, fishing and boating, and threatening lake ecology.
In 1998, numerous weevils were found on Eurasian water milfoil plants at Saugany Lake, and extensive damage to plants' shoots was observed (Scribailo, Alix, and Barnes, pers.
The Eurasian Water Milfoil weed was introduced in Minnesota by accident and currently threatens to choke out all other life in the state's 10,000 lakes.
Biological Control of Eurasian Water Milfoil at Griffy Lake - City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation
The weeds, water milfoil and fan wort, have spread to half of the lake, choking off vital parts of the ecosystem and making intervention urgent.
Association President Ken White said an environmental study done by Lycott Environmental of Southbridge showed the pond has water milfoil, an aggressive non-native water plant.