Silverweed (Potentilla anserine L.) is a plant known for its silvery-white colour of the leaves on the bottom side of the leaves. Sometimes is called goose wort, goose grass, or goose tansy. Most often it can be found in river valleys, on wet meadows, banks of rivers and ponds, and on pastures. All parts of the Silverweed are edible.
In the past it was used culinary - its leaves were used as a soup’s thickener and as a salads season. Silverweed Herb extracts were used in leather production because of the high content of tannins. Silverweed Herb infusion with honey is also used as a gargle. In addition to the infusion taken internally, it is advisable to apply it as compresses.
How To Use Silverweed Herb Health Embassy
1-2 tsp of Silverweed Herb pour 200ml of boiling water. Leave to infuse covered for 10-15 minutes, then strain.
Put 2 tsp of Silverweed Herb into 200ml of cool water. Bring to a boil and simmer for 5 minutes. Then set aside and leave to infuse covered for 20-30 minutes, then add 200ml of the water.
50g of Silverweed Herb pour 150ml of 5% vinegar and allow to macerate for 7 days, then filter and pour into a bottle. It can be also used externally to tone oily and normal skin.
50g of Silverweed Herb pour 250ml of 40-60% alcohol heated to 50°C. Leave in a dark place for maceration for 14 days. After this time filter and pour into a bottle.
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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.