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CROSSWORT  (CRUCIATA LAEVIPES) (GALIUM CRUCIATA)
 

Family: Rubiaceae

---Parts Used---Herb, leaves.

 

 

---Medicinal Action and Uses---This species though now practically unused, was considered a very good wound herb for both inward and outward wounds. A decoction of the leaves in wine was also used for obstructions in the stomach or bowels and to stimulate appetite. It was also recommended as a remedy for rupture, rheumatism and dropsy.

 

Carduus
Benedictus

Chamomile Caraway Calamint Calendula Celandine  Chives Centaury
Chervil Chickweed Cinquefoil

Clary

Clown's Woundwort

Club moss

Colt's foot Cornsilk
Cowslip Crosswort Cudweed Cucumber

Chestnut Tree

Wild Carrot

Chicory

 Cedar (Siberian)