Herb latin name: Mosla dianthera
Synonyms: Lycopus diantherus
Medicinal use of Mosla dianthera:The leaves are carminative. Recommended in cases of heartburn.
Description of the plant:
(11 3/4 inch)
Habitat of the herb:Grassy slopes in lowland and hills all over Japan.
Edible parts of Mosla dianthera:Young shoots - cooked. Although edible, they are not very pleasant.
Propagation of the herb:Seed - we have no information on this species but suggest sowing the seed in situ in mid to late spring.
Cultivation of Mosla dianthera:Grassy slopes in lowland and hills all over Japan.
Known hazards of Mosla dianthera:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.