The Angelica Plant And What
It Can Be Used For
The angelica plant is a tall biennial that grows with
candied stalks and roots. Angelica has been used for hundreds
of years to create herbal remedies. The stalks of the angelica
plant are candied.
The roots of the angelica plant have been traditionally used
to create tonics that are used to combat various kinds of
infections as well as to raise an individual's energy
There are many species of the Angelica plant, and they are
often used in Eastern medicine. One of the most important of
all Chinese tonic herbs is a variety of the angelica plant
known as dang gui.
It is often used in many Chinese herbal remedies to nourish
the blood and to help regulate the menstrual cycle. There are
many commercially available preparations of dang gui
that are now available in the West.
The leaves of the angelica plant are often cultivated to
create herbal remedies. The leaves of the angelica plant are
often used to treat problems of the bronchial system as well as
to treat indigestion problems. The leaves of the angelica plant
are often considered to be the gentlest part of the plant.
Herbalists to create herbal remedies usually harvest them in
summer. The root of the angelica plant is also widely used to
create herbal remedies. For instance, the root is often used to
create the traditional Chinese remedy, dang gui.
The root is often used to treat problems related to anemia
and menstrual pain. Angelica root can also be prepared as a
tonic that can be used after childbirth.
An Interesting Herb Fact
Using Skullcap to Treat Nervous Disorders
Skullcap is relatively new to the repertoire of European herbs, although it was used in the Americas by native peoples for some time. For instance, it is said that Native Americans used Virginian skullcap to treat rabies and some women used it to help promote menstruation. Skullcap is characterized by flowers that grow only on one side of the plant, and by small dish-shaped seedpods. These days, skullcap is mostly used to treat a variety of nervous disorders. The American skullcap is S....
The root of the angelica plant is also known to be helpful in
treating liver stagnation that is caused by both too many
toxins and low energy. The root has also been used in herbal
remedies to treat the symptoms of liver cirrhosis. Other common
uses of the angelica root include treating constipation in
older people. The root of other varieties of the angelica plant
is also used to treat bronchial problems and digestive
problems. The root is also used to treat rheumatism, arthritis,
and treating influenza.
The leaves of the angelica plant can be used to
create several kinds of herbal remedies. They can be infused
and taken as a hot tea to treat indigestion. They can also be
prepared in a tincture to treat bronchitis. Most herbalists
recommend taking the angelica plant tincture up to 3 ml a day.
It can also be incorporated into a cream that can be applied to
all kinds of skin irritations.
The plant milk thistle got its name because
it has traditionally been used to stimulate
milk flow from nursing mothers.
The plant's scientific name is Silybum
marianus and it has been used to make
healing herbal remedies since the Middle
The root of the angelica plant can also be
turned into a tincture that is used to treat chest coughs,
digestive problems, release bronchial phlegm, and to operate as
a liver stimulant. The root can also be used to make a compress
that is used to treat painful rheumatism or joint pain related
to arthritis. The root o the angelica plant can also be used to
make a massage oil by diluting drops of angelical oil with
another oil, such as sunflower oil, and applying on pained