| Coltsfoot |
| Tussilago farfara|
| Uses: Medicinal
|| Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 3-7) |
| When to Sow: Spring
|| Ease of Germination: Difficult/Special Treatment Required |
Popular remedy for coughs, colds, hoarseness, bronchitis and bronchial asthma. Also useful in herbal smoking mixtures designed for the relief of asthma and bronchitis. Seeds can be slow to germinate. Flowers and leaves in combination with mordants yield yellow, gold, tan, grey and taupe dyes.