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Marshmallow Seeds (Althaea officinalis)

Marshmallow Seeds (Althaea officinalis)


Marshmallow Seeds (Althaea officinalis)

Used in Herbal Medicine to soothe and coat the digestive and respitory tract, Marshmallow can be used in cases of inflammation and irritation. Rich in vitamins and anti-inflammatory properties, a topical preparation is excellent in cases of eczema, burns and dermatitis. ​​

Family: Malvaceae
Medicinal Actions: Demulcent, emollient, anti-inflammatory, vulnerary​
Planting: Direct sow in Spring or Fall, can be started indoors early Spring. For root harvest in year 2 or 3

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