Leonurus cardiacMotherwort (Leonurus cardiaca) is a herbaceous perennial plant in the mint family, Lamiaceae. Originally from Central Asia it is now found worldwide.
Motherwort is one of those plants that has somehow found its way into native medical lore in every corner of the Earth...from Russia to Romania...from America to Asia. Motherwort is an herb most beneficial to women's health.
Motherwort is an excellent herb to benefit heart function. It inhibits blood platelet aggregation, lowers blood lipid levels, lowers high blood pressure and calms arrhythmias.
As a cardiac tonic, Motherwort has been shown to be hypotensive, sedative, and antispasmodic. It calms palpitations and normalizes heart function in general. Motherwort extract has been shown to improve several aspects of coronary health.
These organically grown plants are approximately 6" tall and will flower this year. Motherwort is a perennial plant, cold hardy, zone 4-8, and love moderately moist, fertile soil. Ships by Priority Mail, $6.50 shipping total regardless of number purchased. Order several and save!
Available from The Chenoweth Collection Etsy Shop: https://www.etsy.com/listing/185796354/motherwort-transplant-organic?