lady's mantle


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lady's mantle,

n Latin names:
Alchemilla mollis, Alchemilla vulgaris; parts used: flowers, roots, leaves; uses: topically controls bleeding, astringent, menstrual cramps, symptoms of menopause, diarrhea; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, children, hepatotoxicity. Also called
bear's foot, dewcup, leontopodium, lion's foot, nine hooks, or
stellaria.
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It features special herbal plants, including lady's mantle, lavender and mint, used in cooking and medicine.
Cebra vegan and vegetarian skin-care products are made with fresh, vegan, organic ingredients like shea butter, antioxidant rooibos, green tea, lady's mantle, horse chestnut and essential oils.
Self-seeders include annual poppies, foxgloves, lady's mantle, aquilega and love-in-a-mist, which will pop up all over the place in future years.
She told visitors about the curing powers of the native Yorkshire plants on display, which included lady's mantle, pot marigold and catnip.
Herbalists also recommend drinking teas containing the following three times a day ( cinnamon, cramp bark, ginger, ginseng, lemon balm, lady's mantle, motherwort, vervain, and winter cherry.
I tested the Restore and Replenish, a rich cream that contains lady's mantle and shave grass to soothe and destress all skin types.
Verdict: Blends chamomile and lady's mantle essential oils with a milk protein base to wash sensitive skin gently.
I believe this same phenomenon occurs on the leaves of the common perennial lady's mantle (Alchemilla mollis), to a very pleasing visual effect.
Some of the plants she used to transform her own front yard would include catmint (Nepeta mussinii), lady's mantle (Alchemilla mollis), Bergenia and a redbud tree (Cercis).
Burt's Bees Shea Butter Decollete creme combines the power of lady's mantle and rosehip seed oil to deeply moisturize the skin.
SET C Cottage Garden Collection containing one each of the following: Lady's Mantle - wavy, round, lime-green leaves and long-lasting green-yellow flowers providing excellent ground cover in shaded areas; Primula - tall, round umbels of purple flowers; Red Hot Poker - sturdy favourite with red/yellow poker-like flowers.
Nutritional physician Dr Marilyn Glenville, an expert in women's health problems, has formulated drops for PMT which contain blue cohosh, agnus castus, lady's mantle and cramp bark.