Goldenrod usually grows wild, but can be cultivated by gathering seeds and planting in your garden. It attracts many beneficial insects into the garden such as ladybugs, lacewings and hoverflies. It can grow 3-7 feet so make you allow it enough space.
- Diuretic, helps you urinate more, great for UTI of kidney flushing.
- Used topically to heal wounds and treat skin irritations.
- Treat muscle spasms, restless leg syndrome.
- Treat allergies.
- Lower blood pressure.
- Makes a beautiful dried flower for decoration.
Take 1-2 teaspoons of dried herb steep in a cup of boiling water for about 10 minutes.
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Please use caution:
Women who are pregnant or nursing should not use.
Goldenrod should not be used if you have low blood pressure.
Use caution or consult your doctor before using if you are on high blood pressure medications.
As always I am not a doctor so please do more of you own research and possibly check with you doctor before using.
Have you used Goldenrod before? Have any suggestions or comments?
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