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Menyanthes trifoliata / Bogbean Herb Tincture

Tincture made by a process of hydro-ethanolic percolation, with a ratio of 1 part Bogbean Herb to 4 parts liquid. Liquid comprises of 75% water and 25% sugar beet derived ethanol.
Menyanthes trifoliata / Bogbean Herb Tincture is available for purchase in increments of 0.25 litres (l)

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Description

Tincture made by a process of hydro-ethanolic percolation, with a ratio of 1 part Bogbean Herb to 4 parts liquid. Liquid comprises of 75% water and 25% sugar beet derived ethanol. 

Menyanthes is a monotypic genus of flowering plants in the family Menyanthaceae containing the single species Menyanthes trifoliata. The North American form is often referred to as M. trifoliata var. minor Michx. It is known in English by the common names bogbean and buckbean.

Menyanthes trifoliata occurs in fens and bogs in Asia, Europe, and North America. In eastern North America, it is considered to be a diagnostic fen species.

It has a characteristic strong and bitter taste, which can be used in schnapps.

 

Medicinal Action and Uses

Bitter - This strongly bitter herb has been utilised for a long time as a folk medicine. It has been used traditionally for irregular menstruation, to strengthen appetite, increase the secretion of digestive fluids, indigestion, and enhance nutrient absorption.

Febrifuge - Bogbean has been used to treat a dry cough and fever.

Skin Complaints - It has been used as an external remedy for wounds, for skin rashes, inflammation, itch, eczema and edema.

 

Packaging

Product is supplied in amber PET bottles with tamper evident screw tops.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Common Name Bogbean Herb Tincture
Weight 1.188000
Country of Manufacture United Kingdom

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