Melilot is another modest little wild plant with exceptional curative properties. It contains melilotoside, a glucoside which frees coumarin, which smells like hay. The yellow flowers are picked along with the tender shoots from June to August.
Melilotus officinalis L. Lam
How To Use
Melilotoside, coumarin, secretions, flavonoids, vitamin C.
Helps blood vessels and circulation (haemmorhoid plexus) and the drainage of bodily fluids.
Use: Melilot is traditionally used to treat conjunctivitis and other irritations of the eyelids.