Other Names: knitbone
Traditional Uses:bronchitis, wounds, bruises, eczema
Magical Uses:Bring in Money, Remove wrinkles, Heals Sores, Safety while Travelling.
Description: Rough perennial with clumps of upright hairy leaves around the base of plant and long pointed ovular leaves. Branched stems grow up to 4 ft and bear white pink or purple bell shaped flowers in summer.
Uses: Use leaves fresh, dried or wilted, and roots fresh or cut lengthwise and dried in the sun. Leaves may be used in poultices for external wounds and eczema. CAUTION: Not to be taken internally, plant has proven to be carcinogenic in recent studies.