Coltsfoot

Lylliths' Emporium

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SKU: HRB-COLTSFT-10

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Coltsfoot, 10g

Botanical name: Tussilago farfara

Folk Names: Ass's foot, British tobacco, Bulls' Foot, Butterbur, Coughwort, Pas d'ane (French), Sponnc (Irish), Foals' Foot.

Gender: Feminine

Planet: Venus

Element: Water

Deities:

Powers: Love, Visions

Magickal Uses: Usually included in love sachets and used in spells for peace and tranquility.

When smoked, Coltsfoot can cause visions.

Healing Properties: Lung disease, Coughs, Bronchitis, irritated throat, High in mucilage this herbs serves as a soothing demulcent, beneficial for irritated mucous membranes.

It also has expectorant properties, helping to expel mucus from the lungs, while also quelling coughs as an anti-spasmodic herb.

Coltsfoot is also known to reduce inflammation, again, benefiting irritated and infected lungs, but also a sore throat.

High in the mineral zinc, which is necessary for healthy immune function, drinking a tea made from this herb to soothe a cough will also help to treat the cold.



*Our herbs are packaged in little plastic ziplock bags with labels

**Medicinal properties are listed as a guide only, Lylliths' Emporium is not responsible for any misuse of herbs, resins, berries or oils - always seek professional medical advice before using natural therapies.

Information Sourced From: Cunninghams' Encyclopedia of Magical Herbs, Scott Cunningham.
Wikipedia, www.anniesremedy.com, www.herbs2000.com, www.witchipedia.com, And our own private collection of grimoires and herbal lore