Baptisia tinctoria Leguminosae Names: Indigoweed Habitat: Indigenous to Canada and the USA Collection: The root is unearthed in the autumn after flowering has stopped. Clean the root and cut, dry well. Part Used: Root. Constituents: Isoflavones;...
Salvia officinalis var. rubia Labiateae Names: Garden Sage Habitat: Native to Mediterranean region, cultivated worldwide. Collection: The leaves should be gathered shortly before or just atthe beginning of flowering in dry sunny weather in May or...
Phytolacca americana Phytolaccaceae Names: Pokeweed. Habitat: N. America Collection: The root should be unearthed in the late autumn or spring.Clean it and split lengthwise before drying. Part Used: Root. Constituents: Triterpenoid saponins; the...
Phytolacca americanaPhytolaccaceaeNames: Pokeweed.Habitat: N. America Collection: The root shoul
Habitat: Indigenous to Canada and the USA
Salvia officinalis var. rubiaLabiateaeNames: Garden SageHabitat: Native to Mediterranean region, cultiv
Acute inflammation of the palatine tonsils, usually due
to streptococcal or, less commonly, viral infection.