Taraxacum officinalis- Dandelion

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Dandelion Taraxacum officinalis "Dandelions have got a base of whorled leaves, hollow stems, with only one bud each. We watch the green buds as they g...
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Summary

  • Taraxacum officinalis
  • Dandelion, Lion's tooth
  • Asteraceae
  • Potassium, Inulin (higher in autumn)...
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  • Blood-cleansing, blood tonic, lymph-cleansing, Cholagogue, diuretic, bitter, hepatic, stomachic, tonic
  • blood cleansing, all disorders of liver and bile, chronic rheumatism, gout and joint stiffness ...see full monograph for more details
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Malva sylvestris - Mallow

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Mallow Malva rotundifolia, Malva sylvestris Malvaceae
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Summary

  • Malva sylvestris
  • Mallow
  • Malvaceae
  • mucilage, tannin and pro-anthocyanins
  • Astringent, demulcent, emollient, expectorant, Anti-inflammatory
  • mucosal irritation of the mouth and throat, which causes a dry irritating
  • • Demulcent tea for coughs and inflammation of the larynx and tonsils. • External decoction to wash wounds and sores • Poultice to soothe irritation and inflammation.
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Plantago lanceolata - Ribwort (Plantain)

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Autumn walk #2
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Summary

  • Plantago lanceolata
  • Ribwort, Plantain, Waybread
  • Plantaginaceae
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  • ominion of Venus, Cooling, astringent, bitter, cold, dry. All constitutions Cures the head by antipathy to Mars (cures `martial disease’)
  • Vulnerary, Immune enhancing, Anti-allergic, Anti-inflammatory, Anodyne, Anti-viral, Anti-bacterial, Antioxidant, Alterative/depurative/blood cleanser - purifying, Astringent, Anti-tussive, anaesthetic, analeptic, expectorant, Hemostatic, decongestant, detoxicant, refrigerant , Anti-tumour, Anti-ulcer/anti-ulcerogenic, diuretic, hypotensive, Laxative, Anthelmintic
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Blog system update - some great new features

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Plantain - preliminary monograph (old)

Plantago major                                                          Family: Plantaginaceae   Common names: Common plantain, - Broad-leaved Plantai...
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"A wise man once told me...."

Welcome to our latest blog category and its author.   
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Welcome

Welcome to the blog. 

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