Ground Ivy herb (Glechoma hederacea)
Part used: Aerial parts, just before or during flowering.
Habitat: Native to Europe and western Asia, is now naturalised in other temperate zones.
Constituents: Flavonoids, triterpenoids, volatile oil, phenolic acid, sesquiterpenes and polyphenols.
Actions: Anti-inflammatory, Expectorant, Diuretic, Antioxidant, Astringent, Vulnerary, Expectorant, Alterative, Anticatarrhal, Stomachic
• Clears congestion in ear, nose and throat.
• Chronic coughs
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