[Image]

Globe Thistle
Echinops ritro
Uses: Medicinal Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 3-9)
When to Sow: Spring Ease of Germination: Easy
Native of Tibet with showy masses of violet-blue globe-like flowers from July to August. The roots are anti-inflammatory and are used as a galactagogue -- an agent that increases milk flow in nursing mothers. It is also used for mastitis and for distension of the breast. Excellent cut or dried flower.
S6300 Seeds $3.25/pkt
Currency: United States Dollar

Order in Confidence with Richters SafeSecure™ Online Shopping System!

Copyright © 1997-2018 Otto Richter and Sons Limited. All rights reserved.