I found the prettiest herbal book last week!
It’s Cattail Moonshine & Milkweed Medicine.
It taught me about a lot of American plants
that I now want to add to my herbal medicine cabinet.
Here are a few plants and what they can help.
Agave = reproductive hormone health
Alder = poison plants, insect bites, diarrhea, nausea,muscle cramps,shrinking tumors
Amaranth = protein, calcium and iron
Blueberries = vascular, eyes,type 2 diabetes, tone mucosal tissue, diarrhea
California bay leaves = headaches, joint pain, head lice, stomach ache, fungal infections and painful joints
California poppy = head lice, hair tonic, headache, stomach ache, toothaches, milk reduction,insomnia, anxiety, tension, incontinence in children
Cattails = food
Cottonwood = inflammation, pain,fever.
Cranberry = eyes, UTI, swelling, tighten mucosal tissue, infections, ulcers, wounds, menstrual discomfort, mumps, vitamin c