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 looks stunning throughout June and July when planted beside lavender, purple sage, Salvia officinalis 'Purpurascens' as well as the exuberant sulphuryellow blooms of Alchemilla mollis or lady's mantle.
Good plant partners include clematis, which can climb through the roses and also enjoy the same conditions and similar feeds, while in mixed borders soften roses with airy specimens such as catmint or lavender, which look amazing beneath creamy rose flowers, or mix it up with lady's mantle (Alchemilla mollis) and perennial geraniums.
LADY'S MANTLE Also known as alchemilla, this is a fantastic all-rounder and a tough plant suitable for problem areas.
Herbs such as Vitex, Lady's Mantle and Shepherd's Purse can all help, but you need to be properly diagnosed and have a tailor-made prescription.
Having just spent the best part of an afternoon evicting several hundred tiny, self-seeded lady's mantle plantlets from a path, I am reminded of the propensity some plants have for reproduction, given the right conditions.
Examples of botanicals from Arabic ethnic tradition include caper, wild mint, nettle, cumin, lady's mantle, salt bush and black cumin.
It features special herbal plants, including lady's mantle, lavender and mint, used in cooking and medicine.
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.
Murphy saddled Lady's Mantle to come very close to winning this race when just a neck behind Feabhas three years ago.
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.
Divide congested perennials and herbs like lady's mantle and bergamot.