Wood Betony (Stachys officinalis) grows in Europe, China, Asia, India, and in the USA. Most often it can be found in meadows, pastures, luminous glades and forest thickets. The plant is commonly known as common hedgenettle or bishop's wort. It can also have decorative functions and it blooms from June to September.
In folk legends, Wood Betony appears as a protection against evil spells. It also found its use in the kitchen as a herbal spice.
How To Use Wood Betony Health Embassy
Pour 1-2 tsp of Wood Betony Herb with 200ml of boiling water. Infuse covered for 10-15 minutes, then strain. Consume up to 3 times a day for half a glass.
1 tbsp of Wood Betony Herb pour 250ml of boiling water and simmer covered for about 5 minutes. Then set aside to stretch and strain after 10 minutes. Drink 50ml of decoction 2-3 times a day before meals.
Decoction for external use
Take 2 tbsp of Wood Betony Herb per 250ml of water. Bring it to boil and simmer covered for about 5-10 minutes. Let it cool, then strain. Use externally.
100g of Wood Betony Herb pour 300ml of white vinegar (10%) and let stand for a week. After 7 days, strain and pour into a bottle. Use for external body compresses diluted with water in a 1: 1 ratio.
This product description is for informational purposes only.
It does not replace the consultation with a doctor and cannot be used as a medication or be a part of therapy. All decisions on this matter should be consulted with your doctor.