WILD PLANTS

Lady's Mantle (Alchemilla vulgaris)

Annika Hannus February 26, 2018

Lady's Mantle (Alchemilla vulgaris)

Alchemists believed that Lady's mantle's drops had a mysterious and magical power that could be used in regaining youth.

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Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus)

Annika Hannus January 08, 2018

Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus)

Bilberries contain vitamins C, E and fiber. The most significant health benefit are the anthocyanin compounds it contains.

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Lingonberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea)

Annika Hannus January 08, 2018

Lingonberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea)

Lingonberries contain a significant amount of vitamin E and many different types of polyphenols.

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Ground Elder (Aegopodium podagraria)

Annika Hannus January 08, 2018

Ground Elder (Aegopodium podagraria)

It is said that ground elder is a herb good for men´s prostate health and for easing joint pain like in rheumatism and arthritis.

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Stinging Nettle  (Urticia dioca)

Annika Hannus December 05, 2017

Stinging Nettle (Urticia dioca)

According to Finnish folk tradition, nettles strengthen blood, lower blood sugar, increase oxygen flow and balance blood pressure.

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