• As a tea, it can help with chronic cough, asthma, colds and help relieve gas, bloating and indigestion.
• As a compress, it can be used to treat burns, wounds and bruises.
Do not use during pregnancy.
To make a compress, use 1 ounce of dried herb per pint of boiling water. Steep 15 minutes and cool. Soak a clean cloth in the infusion and apply to cold sores and genital herpes as needed.
For an infusion, use 2 teaspoons of herb per cup of boiling water. Steep 10 minutes. Drink up to 3 cups a day to treat cough. Add sugar, honey, or lemon, or mix it with an herbal beverage blend to improve flavor.
Orrs’ Trading Company does not intend to diagnose, prevent, treat or cure through the sale of this herb. Use at your own risk.