Plantain is a weed which
usually shows itself as an irritating addition to peoples nicely manicured lawns.
However, this plant is useful to the herbalist as it can aid in the treatment of diarrhoea
Plantain also helps rid the
body of excess mucus and soothes inflamed and sore membranes, making it useful for
treating coughs and mild bronchitis. It can also be used for treating wounds.
How It May Benefit
Apply externally for...
external tumours and
itching, burning, or
snake and insect
No side effects are
Herbs should only be used under the supervision of an experienced
herbalist or naturopath experienced in herbs.
Plantain is available as
tinctures, powdered seeds, dried leaves, seeds, and aboveground parts.