HERB ROBERT - 5 Seeds
Herb Robert is Annual to 30cm. Tea from the leaves used medicinally. Thrives in shady moist places. Sow in spring.
The leaves of Herb Robert are anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, astringent, antiseptic and mildly diuretic and can be used for diarrhoea, gastrointestinal infections, peptic ulcer, haemorrhage, inflammation of the uterus. Externally for skin eruptions, wounds, inflamed gums and throat and herpes.
Herb Robert, Geranium robertainum, is an attractive member of the geranium family with valued healing properties. This herb is a must in every garden. The infusion of the leaves is used to remove radiation from body. Consume hot as a tea and use cold as a foot infusion. Leaves may also be added to salads. Utilised as an eye wash. Herb Robert is native to Europe and Asia. Prefers rich, moist and well composted soils, in a shaded or part shaded position. Readily self sows. Pretty pink-purple flowers. Drought sensitive, moderately frost tolerant. Annual or biennial growing to 0.3m x 0.4m.
Herb Robert is a potential treatment for cancer; it has the ability to make oxygen available to the body’s cells helping the body to fight disease.
Propagation notes will be supplied with seed packet.
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