Motherwort (Leonurus cardiaca)
Country of Origin
What is Motherwort for?
Also called lion’s tail, motherwort is an upright, prickly bush with dark green leaves and furry purple or pink flowers. It was first used by the ancient Greeks to reduce anxiety during childbirth. Research indicates that the herb provides several health benefits.
Traditional Health Benefits of Motherwort
Support a positive mood
Alleviates anxiety and depression
Provides antioxidant properties
May lower heart rate and blood pressure
Aids in heart health
Artificial Coloring Free
Artificial Flavoring Free
- Corn Free
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