thistle, carline

thistle, carline,

n Latin name:
Carlina acaulis; parts used: leaves, roots, seeds; uses: diuretic, diapho-retic, spasmolytic, antimicrobial, dermatosis, wounds, ulcers, tongue cancer, gallbladder disorders; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, children. Also called
dwarf carline, felon herb, ground thistle, southernwood root, or
stemless carline root.
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