“Galium aparine.” RUBIACEAE. Sbs.utexas.edu, n.d. Web. 17 Mar. 2016.
|Scientific Name||Galium aparine|
|Common Names||Goosegrass, Stickywilly|
|Medicinal or Edible Section||Leaves, Seeds, Flowers, Whole Plant|
|Medicinal and Edible Uses||Leaves- bitter flavor, used in vegetable soups; Seeds- roasted used as a coffee substitute; Flowers- used to treat skin diseases, diuretic; Whole Plant- edible, tea treats cancer internally and externally|
|Used to treat||Cathartic/Laxative, Kidney/Diuretics, 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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