Erigeron philadelphicus (Philadelphia Fleabane)

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Koide, Yasunori. “Erigeron philadelphicus.” WikiMedia Commons. Commons.wikimedia.org, Apr. 2009. Web. 22 Feb. 2016.

Scientific Name  Erigeron philadelphicus
Common Names  Philadelphia Fleabane
Nativity  Native
Medicinal or Edible Section  Whole Plant
Medicinal and Edible Uses  Whole Plant- tea made from plant is diuretic, treats diarrhea, gout, epilepsy, menstrual  problems, poultice of plant treats headaches and skin sores
Used to treat  Coughs/Colds/Expectorants, Ear/Eye, Fever, Gynecology, Kidney/Diuretics,  Perspirants, Pulmonary/Respiratory Aids, Skin

Sandy Hook Herbarium can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally.

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