Calendula officinalis

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Related to Calendula officianalis: Chelidonium majus, Echinacea angustifolia


Herbal medicine
An annual that contains carotenoids, essential oils, flavonoids, mucilage, saponins and sterols, which is said to have antimicrobial and antiseptic effects.

Calendula officinalis

The pot marigold, a flowering plant of the marigold family from whose flowers extracts are made for a topical anti-inflammatory, bactericide, and antiseptic.

Calendula officinalis,

n See calendula.