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Coltsfoot (Tussilago Farfara)


The leaves of the plant can be fed. It has expectorant, it suppresses coughing, sooths inflamed or injured skin and has anti-catarrhal properties. It also reduces irritation and inflammation throughout the gasto-intestinal system and prevents diarrhoea. It reduces the wavelike muscular contractions of the alimentary canal by relaxing the gut lining.


Comfrey (Symphytum Officinale)

It is astringent and has expectorant properties. It is useful in the treatment of respiratory infections as it can help remove mucus from the respiratory tract.