Herb latin name: Draba nemerosa


Family: Cruciferae



Medicinal use of Draba nemerosa:

The seed is antiasthmatic, demulcent, deobstruent, diuretic, expectorant, laxative.

Description of the plant:



Plant:
Annual/Biennial


Height:
30 cm
(11 3/4 inch)

Habitat of the herb:

Sunny places all over Japan. Found in most of Europe except the far north-west.

Edible parts of Draba nemerosa:

Young plant - cooked. A nutritional analysis is available.

Propagation of the herb:

Seed - sow spring in situ.

Cultivation of Draba nemerosa:

Sunny places all over Japan. Found in most of Europe except the far north-west.

Known hazards of Draba nemerosa:

None known

Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.