Broadleaf Plantain - Plantain herb
Plantain Leaf is used for Plantain Tea, Plantain Salve, Plantain Tincture & Plantain ointment. Can also be used as a bitter Spice or in skin care products.
Wild Harvested on the " Tame the Spirit " Farm in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. No smog, no pollution and rich, nutrient filled soil provide the perfect environment for harvesting all natural, non GMO, wild herbs. We keep it " Wild" so you can keep it Healthy!
The young, raw leaves, stalks and seed pods can be used as a nutritional food source. Broadleaf Plantain is an effective but bitter herb. I prefer mixing it with other complimentary teas to cover up the bitterness.
2017 Harvest Packaged in sealed retail foil pouch, always guaranteed fresh or your money back! We will also include a really cool, custom made, laminated index card that references your herb. It is yours FREE and a great way to reference your herbs.
Plantains, like many so called "weeds" have a multitude of uses and have been used by many cultures for centuries. What we consider a "weed" countries like India, Spain, parts of Europe, Cuba, and Brazil actually cultivate this plant for its many uses.
Plaintain consists of mucilage sugars, acids, glycosides, tannins, flavanoids, alkaloid, gum, resins, choline, allantoin, saponins, steroids, nutrients and minerals.
The combination of these constituents are found to be -
Anti-microbial, anti-bacterial, lymphatic, anti-inflammatory, astringent, anti-allergic, anti-histamine, anti-catarrhal, expectorant, demulcent, alterative, anti-hemorrhagic, vasoconstrictor, antacid, diuretic, emollient, and vulnerary.
The information we share on this website is based on research from books, the internet, research papers, and personal experience with native plants. The information contained in this website should not be considered medical advice. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any illness or disease. For diagnosis or treatment consult your physician.
As with any food, allergic reactions can also occur with herbs. If you are pregnant or breast feeding do not use this herb. Speak with a medical professional if you have any concerns or adverse reactions.