Making Pleurisy Root Tea & Pleurisy Root extracts are the most common uses for this amazing herb. Pleurisy Root Powder or cut root can be made into tinctures, extracts and salves. If one doesn't prefer tea or extracts, the powdered Herb Root can be used to make capsules or pills.
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Pleurisy Root is also known as Butterfly-weed. Swallowwort, Tuber root, Wind root, Colic root and Orange Milkweed.
Butterfly weed is a perennial found in in well drained soil in open woods, prairies, fields and roadsides growing 1-4 feet tall. Beautiful clusters of bright orange flowers appear in summer, usually before it's companions such as Joe Pye, Iron Weed and Goldenrod. Unlike most other milkweeds, this species does not have milky-sapped stems.
Pleurisy root herb is obtained from the common plant butterfly weed. This beautiful Wildflower is a type of milkweed native to the eastern states in North America. It is very common here in Kentucky! The plant is sometimes used in home landscapes and gardens, and is known for attracting Monarch and other types of butterflies.
The organic roots have been found to be Antispasmodic, diaphoretic, expectorant, tonic, carminative and mildly cathartic.
Occult, Witchcraft and Magic folklore uses - Associated with protection and healing. Used in various herbal magic spells including Hoodoo, Voodoo, Wicca and Witchcraft. Used in love mixtures, mojo bags, amulets, jars and charms. A commonly used organic herb for rituals, ceremonies and magick spells among alternative religious practices.
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 organic 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.