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A – Z of Herbal Remedies

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Coltsfoot Leaves, Marigold, Calendula Remedy

Other Names: Coltsfoot, Coughwort, British tobacco, Bullsfoot, Butterbur, Cough herb, Flower Velure, Foal's Foot, Fool's Foot, Horse-foot, Horsehoof, Hallfoot, Ass's Foot, Foalswort, fieldhove, Donnhove, Tussilago Farfara
Traditional Usages: Asthma, Dry Coughs, Smoker's Cough, Whooping Cough, Bronchial Asthma, Diarrhea, Herbal Tobacco for Coughs, Flu, Sinus Problems, Wound Healing, Sore Throats,
Resources: Europe, North Africa, Western Asia, US,
Parts Used: Leaves, Flowers
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding


Coltsfoot Leaves and Marigold (Calendula) – Herbal remedy for Chickenpox: Make a tea with 2 tablespoons of dried flowers of Queen of the meadow or one teabag; one teaspoon of coltsfoot leaves; 2 teapoons of marigold flowers; Queen of the Meadow is a plant that is native to Eastern and Central United States. It blooms in the late summer. It has beautiful purple flowers. The flowers are used for medicinal purposes and are available in teabags.

Always seek the advice of your doctor before taking herbal remedies
   

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