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In the past it was taken to ease the symptoms of the menopause, menstral cramps and to ease childbirth. Thought to have magical properties; a protective herb, used especially to protect pregnant women and their unborn children.

Type: Hardy Perennial

Height: 60m 

Spread: 60cm

Soil type: Well drained 

Aspect: Full sun/light shade

Flower colour: Purple 

Flowering time: Summer

Leonurus cardiaca Motherwort

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