The Verbena family of plants are perennials which can grow up to approximately 36 inches tall. Verbenas typically have woody stalks and are pale green in color with hairy stems.Flowers are very small and blue in color. They appear on a long, slender spike.
As with any herb, you should always consult a doctor before using it for any type of medicinal value. Traditionally, it is reported that Common Vervain is considered to be a very powerful relaxant, diaphoretic antispasmodic and emenagogue. It can be used in the treatment of depression, melancholia, asthma, migraines, insomnia and nervous cough. Some people consider it to be an effective remedy for infected gums, tooth decay, halitosis and tonsillitis. Some people apply Common Vervain to insect bites, sprains and bruises. As an ointment, it acts as a beneficial remedy against eczema, wounds, weeping sores and painful neuralgia.
Contains 50 seeds