Botanical Name : CALENDULA OFFICINALIS
Family Name : ASTERCEAE
Common Name : MARIGOLD, POT MARIGOLD
Parts used : Dried marigold flowers, dried marigold petals, leaves & roots on order
Habitat : Cultivated in gardens in India
Uses : Calendula have been used to treat conjunctivitis, blepharitis, eczema, gastritis, minor burns including sunburns, warts, and minor injuries such as sprains and wounds. Calendula flowers have been considered beneficial in reducing inflammation, wound healing, and used as an antiseptic. Calendula has been used to treat a variety of skin diseases and has been seen effective in treatment of skin ulcerations and eczema. If taken internally through a tea, it has been used for treatment of stomach ulcers, and inflammation. Calendula has been effective in treating juvenile acne and dry phthiriasis. It has also been used to treat cramps, coughs, and snake bites. Research continues into the healing properties of Calendula.
Parts offered : Dried marigold flowers, dried marigold petals, leaves & roots on order