Greater Plantain (Plantago major L.) is found all over the world and is one of the most abundant and accessible medicinal herbs. It can be found throughout the entire Northern Hemisphere, although it spread most throughout North America. Greater Plantain belongs to common weeds that cover meadows, pastures, roadside areas, lawns and fields. The plant is known also as broadleaf plantain, white man's foot.
The leaves of Greater Plantain are picked and used as a salad green, vegetable or potherb. Tea made from that herb can be used as a mouthwash.
How To Use Greater Plantain Leaf Health Embassy
1-3 tsp of Greater Plantain Leaf pour a glass (200ml) of boiling water and leave to infuse covered for 10- 15 minutes. Then strain and drink up to 3 times a day. You can sweeten this infusion with honey.
You can use this infusion as a mouthwash.
Mix 1 tbsp of Greater Plantain Leaf with 1 tbsp of Burnet Saxifrage Root. Pour 1 cup (200ml) of boiling water and brew under the cover for 15 minutes. Strain, sweeten with honey and drink 1 tbsp up to 3 times a day.
Fill your jar about halfway with Greater Plantain Leaf. Pour coconut oil into the jar until it’s just about full. Make sure that herbs are covered completely with oil. Close the jar with a piece of cloth and rubber band and place it in a dark spot. Shake occasionally. After 4-6 weeks, pour the jar’s contents through a small strainer in a jar with a lid. Label well and store.
You can use it as a body oil for dry skin, cuticle oil, massage oil, etc.
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.