Chickweed Herb - STELLARIA MEDIA
(Cut & Sifted) (Organically Grown) Available in 1 OZ, 1/4 LB, 1/2 LB, 1 LB.
Description: Chickweed is a soft, sappy branched annual herb from the Caryophyllaceae family. Chickweed is an excellent source of many B vitamins and various minerals.
Other Names: Passerina, Satin Flower, Starweed, Starwort, Stitchwort, Winterweed
Part Used: Herb
Medicinal Uses: Chickweed is considered to help dissolve mucus, warts and cysts in the body. It is an herb traditionally given to strengthen the frail. Chickweed's natural lecithin content is thought to help the body eliminate fatty plaque from the system. It is considered soothing and nourishing to the gastrointestinal tract. It is thought to work as a blood builder and help with coughs. Externally it has been used for skin diseases, and the tea added to the bath is considered helpful for soothing skin irritations and rashes.
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