Chickweed: “Worth its Weight in Gold”




How many medicines do you know that are effective for a variety of ailments, taken internally or applied topically, have no drug interactions and can be used in unlimited doses? Not only that, but this miracle tastes good and is incredibly nutritious.

A new medical marvel from the folks in long white coats?

No! The simple, humble ubiquitous Chickweed (Stellaria media), a bane to the unenlightened gardener, but a boon to the rest of us.

Dr. Herbert Nowell, calls this perennial “worth its weight in gold” in the Dominion Herbal College Chartered Herbalist course manual.

Read the complete article: Chickweed


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