Filipendula ulmaria (L.) Maxim.
Plant Family: Rosaceae
Meadowsweet is one of the most common herbs, growing wild throughout Europe and Asia, and naturalized to grow throughout North America's Eastern coast. It was one of the three sacred herbs renowned by Druids, along with vervain and water-mint.
Dried aerial portions milled into powder.
In tea infusions, as a capsule or extract and sometimes included in food. The flowers are used as a natural sweetener for teas, foods and other beverages.
Use in persons with sensitivity to aspirin and other salicylate-containing drugs is cautioned.
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