Here is a plant with beautiful blue flowers that’s sometimes called abscess root, and Polemonium reptans. It’s not well known in this day and age… but has great qualities that should not be forgotten.
This common flowering plant grows in gardens in Europe, the US, and other moderate climate areas including Wisconsin and NY … and it loves moderate shade with well drained soil.
Removes Mucus – False Jacob’s Ladder is well known for getting rid of mucus and opening up the lungs.
Expectorant – False Jacob’s Ladder will help you cough up all that mucus that builds up in your respiratory tract.
Astringent – Helps to sooth away irritated mucosal membranes.
Sore Throats – False Jacob’s Ladder is great for soothing away sore throats.
Vasodilator – False Jacob’s Ladder helps to relax constricted bronchi thus helping you to breathe better… opening up your lungs.
Coughing – It also helps to get rid of your nagging cough so you sleep better at night.
GI Tract – False Jacob’s Ladder also helps to heal away irritation of the stomach and intestines because it’s a great astringent compound.
Induces Sweating – With even a small dose of False Jacob’s Ladder will help you sweat away any problems you have in your body.
Parts Used – The roots of the plant are made into an infusion and then a small amount – about a 1/2 cup twice a day is used as a tea you can add honey to this to make it sweet because it is a bit bitter. Some people even add whisky to the roots and make a tincture… use 1 or 2 fluid oz of the tincture 2 or 3 times per day.
Finding – You can order these seeds on line just google “order Polemonium reptans seeds” and they will come up.
This article is meant to get you started… so you can do more research on your own… dig a little deeper and find what works for you. This article is for educational purposes only, I strongly recommend that you seek advice from your own GP, private doctor, or medical specialist for any ailment, illness, or medical condition.. this article not meant to be a scientific analysis in any way, shape, or form.
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