( glechoma hederacea)
Habitat : Damp areas, part shade Woodlands, hedgerows, open grasslands.
Parts used : above ground, flowers and leaves, stem.
Food : very young shoots in salad, leaves and stem eat steamed in stews, soups, great for flavoring food, all above ground parts for tea and to flavour beer.
Medicine: Tea for clearing the head, cattarh and phlegm, congestion, diuretic, affinity for kidneys, potentially pull out heavy metals on the body.
A compress for sore eyes, headaches.
Can be used for tinnitus and sinusitis.
Always know 100% what you are gathering, be grateful to the plant.
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