The name says it all: this herb has long been considered a cure-all.
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The name says it all: this herb has long been considered a cure-all. Perhaps best known for its affinity for the female reproductive system - though it should not be used during pregnancy. Spiritually, it is associated with purification and therefore used in purification baths, and was also eaten as a vegetable.
Other medicinal uses include: source of potassium and sodium, digestive stimulant and nutritive tonic, diuretic, appetite stimulant, for relief of indigestion and as a breast milk production stimulant (post partum).
|Botanical Name||Cnicus benedictus|
|Organic Status||Certified Organic|
|Country of Origin||Hungary|
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